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[East and West] Ilsley

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Known today as Ilsley / East Ilsley / West Ilsley.
  • Hundred: Nakedthorn
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 21 geld units (very large).

[East and West] Ilsley appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 7 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Ordwulf <of Ilsley>.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Saswalo (of Bouville).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 38,1

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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.