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Place: Letcombe [Bassett]

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  • Hundred: Eagle
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 exemption units. Taxed on 7.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £15.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 8 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 36 acres. 2 mills, value 3.0.
  • Lord in 1066: Wigot of Wallingford.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert d'Oilly.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert d'Oilly.
  • Phillimore reference: 41,2

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