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Dorney

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  • Hundred: Burnham
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 150 pigs. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Aldred, Earl Morcar's man.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Morcar.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Miles Crispin.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,2

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.