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Place: Avon

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  • Hundred: Shirley
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 exemption units; 1 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 exemption units. Taxed on 3.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 6 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 84 acres. Woodland 90 swine render;in Forest.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Ralph; William; King William; man, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Port.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,49

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