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Witestone

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Known today as Witestone.
  • Hundred: Bowcombe
  • Area: Isle of Wight
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 3 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 3 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Richard; William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Azur.
  • Phillimore reference: IoW7,11

Unknown location
  • Lost, can only be located approximately.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.