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Place: Brinkworth

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  • Hundred: Startley
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 59 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Brinkworth.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 3 slaves. 18 cottagers. 13 other population.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 2 * 1 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Malmesbury St Mary, abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Malmesbury St Mary, abbey of; man-at-arms, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Malmesbury St Mary, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,4

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