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Owermoigne

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  • Hundred: Winfrith [Newburgh]
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.8 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 6 slaves. 6 other population.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.3.
  • Lord in 1066: John (the Dane).
  • Lord in 1086: Matthew of Mortagne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Matthew of Mortagne.
  • Phillimore reference: 46,2

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