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Place: Betterton

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  • Hundred: Wantage
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 exemption units (very large).

Betterton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 exemption units. Taxed on 1.75.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6.1. Value to lord in 1086 £5.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 5 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Lords in 1066: Wulffled; Wulfric.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert d'Oilly; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,12

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