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[Lower and Upper] Seagry

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Known today as Seagry / Lower Seagry / Upper Seagry.
  • Hundred: Startley
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 40 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lord in 1086: men-at-arms, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Durand of Gloucester.
  • Phillimore reference: 30,4

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