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Place: Wantage

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  • Hundred: Wantage
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 89 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9 exemption units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £59.3. Value to lord in 1086 £66.5.
  • Households: 37 villagers. 5 slaves. 47 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 23 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 19 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. 1 mill, value 0.41. 1 church. 1.0 church lands.
  • Lords in 1066: King Edward; Bishop Peter of Lichfield & Chester.
  • Lords in 1086: King William; William the deacon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,9

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