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[Lower and Upper] Burgate

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Known today as Burgate / Lower Burgate / Upper Burgate.
  • Hundred: Fordingbridge
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.3 unchanged units; 0.3 geld units (very small).

[Lower and Upper] Burgate appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Rockbourne I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 unchanged units. Taxed on 0.25.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 18 smallholders. 8 freedmen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 80 acres. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,38
  • Waste in 1086: Partial

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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.