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  • Hundred: Bowcombe
  • Area: Isle of Wight
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 exemption units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 exemption units. Taxed on 0.75.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Cuthwulf.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: IoW1,4

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