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Place: [Broad] Blunsdon and Blunsdon [St Andrew]

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Known today as Blunsdon / Broad Blunsdon / Blunsdon St Andrew / Blunsdon Saint Andrew / Hanging Blunsdon / Church Blunsdon.
  • Hundred: Scipa
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 geld units (very large).

[Broad] Blunsdon and Blunsdon [St Andrew] appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.5 lord's lands. Meadow 30 acres. Pasture 30 acres. 1 mill, value 0.1.
  • Lord in 1066: Aki (the Dane).
  • Lord in 1086: Robert (Blunt).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Edward of Salisbury.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,21

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