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Place: Elston

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  • Hundred: Dolesfield
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 13 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 11 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £9. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 5 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 9.0 lord's lands. Meadow 6 acres. Pasture 9 * 6 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Dunn of Brimpsfield.
  • Lord in 1086: Osbern Giffard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Osbern Giffard.
  • Phillimore reference: 48,1

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