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  • Hundred: Bowcombe
  • Area: Isle of Wight
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 exemption units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 exemption units. Taxed on 1.37.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9. Value to lord in 1086 £7.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 1 villager. 8 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Azur; Jocelyn son of Azur; Nigel; Saewin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Jocelyn son of Azur.
  • Phillimore reference: IoW8,3

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