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Place: Avington

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  • Hundred: Kintbury
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 exemption units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 7 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 10 swine render. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Gunnar of Avington.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard Poynant.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard Poynant.
  • Phillimore reference: 43,2

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