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RANDOM ENTRY: BUSCOT, Berkshire

  • Hundred: Wyfold
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 64 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessment: 40 exemption units (very large).
  • Value: Taxable value 40 exemption units. Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £26. Value to lord c. 1070 £17. Taxed on 6.0. Payments of 0.93 fisheries units.
  • Households: 27 villagers. 31 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 300 acres. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lords in 1086: Drogo of Les Andelys; Ranulf of Mainwaring; Robert son of Hugh.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Hugh of Chester.
AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.