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[East and West] Kennett

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Known today as Kennett / East Kennett / West Kennett.
  • Hundred: Selkley
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 17.0 geld units (very large).

[East and West] Kennett appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Pasture 4 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofday.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Waleran the hunter.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,5

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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.