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Place: Aldbourne

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  • Hundred: Selkley
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 156 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 40 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Aldbourne.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 40 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £62.
  • Households: 73 villagers. 25 slaves. 38 other population. 14 freedmen. 6 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 47 ploughlands (land for). 12 lord's plough teams. 26 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 18.0 lord's lands. Meadow 1 league * 5 furlongs mixed measures. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. Woodland 2 * 0.5 leagues. 4 mills, value 0.83. 1 church. 2.0 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Countess Gytha of Wessex.
  • Lords in 1086: Aldbourne, church of; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,10

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