Moonrakers Towns & Villages

General Category => Wiltshire Towns & Villages => Beckhampton => Topic started by: Michael Caswell on November 30, 2019, 08:02:29 am


Title: The Domesday Book
Post by: Michael Caswell on November 30, 2019, 08:02:29 am
Ansfrid holds BECKHAMPTON of Gilbert. Eadric held in TRE and it paid geld for 2 hides.
There is land for ploughs. Of this 1 hide is in demesne, and there are 2 ploughs. Of this 1 hide is in demesne. and there are 2 ploughs, and 4 villans and 7 borders and 3 cottars with 2 ploughs. There are 8 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture. it was and is worth 6 pounds.