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Place: [Lower] Swell

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  • Hundred: Salmonsbury
  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

[Lower] Swell appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units. Taxed on 7.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £7.
  • Households: 10 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.37.
  • Lord in 1066: Ernsi son of Aldgyth.
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo son of Poyntz.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Tosny.
  • Phillimore reference: 45,6

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AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.