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Hamstead

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  • Hundred: Bowcombe
  • Area: Isle of Wight
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).

Hamstead appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Lord in 1066: Aelfric (Small).
  • Lord in 1086: Nigel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Azur.
  • Phillimore reference: IoW7,19

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