The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: Calverton

Email Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Seckley
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 8 smallholders. 9 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.0 lord's lands. Meadow 5 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.66.
  • Lords in 1066: Besi of Calverton; man, one.
  • Overlords in 1066: Queen Edith; King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh of Bolbec.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Bolbec.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,8

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