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Domesday Book, Northamptonshire

Christopher Alexander Markham

Domesday Book, Northamptonshire

a paper read at the annual meeting held on Monday 12th December, 1887.

by Christopher Alexander Markham

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Written in English


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Domesday Book is the earliest, and by far the most famous, English public record. It is the record of a survey which, according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, William the Conqueror ordered to be taken at Christmas ; a survey so thorough that not 'one ox nor one cow nor one pig' was omitted. Domesday Book. Domesday Book is really two independent works. One, known as Little Domesday covers Norfolk, Suffolk and other, Great Domesday covers the rest of England, except for lands in the north that would later become Westmorland, Cumberland, Northumberland and County Durham (partly because some of these lands were under Scottish control at the time).

  Even though Connie Willis' Doomsday Book won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards and that many readers therefore do consider it mostly science fiction and fantasy, my personal reaction when I originally read Doomsday Book in (right after having finished with my PhD dissertation, and yes, as a bit of a treat and reward for myself for.   Domesday Book (Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in .

Get this from a library! Domesday book. 21, Northamptonshire. [John Morris; Frank Thorn; Caroline Thorn; Margaret Jones; Philip Morgan; Judy Plaister;]. The Domesday Book, our earliest public record, is a unique survey of the value and ownership of lands and resources in late 11th century England. The record was compiled in , a mere twenty years after the Norman Conquest, at the order of William the Conqueror.


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Domesday Book, Northamptonshire by Christopher Alexander Markham Download PDF EPUB FB2

Northamptonshire. The following pages include Domesday place-names and landowners, and beneath some are links to websites containing the local history of that place. If you have a local history site that you would like to be included on these pages please get in touch via the Contact page.

rows  Northamptonshire. There were places in the county of Northamptonshire in. Northampton was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Spelhoe and the county of Northamptonshire. It had a recorded population of 87 households inputting it in the largest 20% of settlements recorded in Domesday, and is listed under 36 owners in Domesday Book.

How the Domesday Book was compiled; What information is in the Domesday Book. How many Domesday places exist now. Northamptonshire A-E. Abington. Abintone: Richard. Mill. Suburb of Northampton. Achurch. Asechirce: Azelin and 2 Englishmen from Peterborough. Abbey. Riverside. Also known as Thorpe Northamptonshire book.

This is the first of two volumes offering for the first time an authoritative and complete prosopography of post-Conquest England, Based on extensive and wide-ranging research, the two volumes contain over eight thousand entries on persons occurring in the Domesday Book English administrative sources for the post-Conquest period -- Domesday Book, the Pipe Rolls, and Cartae Baronum.

Domesday Book, the original record or summary of William I’s survey of England. By contemporaries the whole operation was known as “the description of England,” but the popular name Domesday—i.e., “doomsday,” when men face the record from which there is no.

Polebrook was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Polebrook and the county of Northamptonshire. It had a recorded population of 28 households inputting it in the largest 40% of settlements recorded in Domesday, and is listed under 2 owners in Domesday Book.

Potterspury was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Cleyley and the county of Northamptonshire. It had a recorded population of 42 households inputting it in the largest 20% of settlements recorded in Domesday, and is listed under 2 owners in Domesday Book.

How the Domesday Book was compiled; What information is in the Domesday Book. How many Domesday places exist now. Northamptonshire F-P. Farthinghoe. Ferningeho: King's land. Mill. Manor farm. Farthingstone. Fordinestone: Count of Mortain and Ingelrann from him.

Medieval earthworks. Town that grew up along Roman Watling Street. In the 13th century Benedetto Gaetano, who later became Pope, held the living.

The Saracen's Head Inn was immortalised by Charles Dickens in The Pickwick Papers. Trafford. All places. This page simply lists all places mentioned in Domesday Book. You may prefer to use the map. Domesday Book: an engraving published in Great Domesday (the larger volume) and Little Domesday (the smaller volume), in their bindings, lying on their older "Tudor" bindings.

What does the Domesday Book contain. There are some towns and villages recorded in the Domesday Book, covering 40 of the old counties of England. The majority of these still exist in some form today.

Click on a county name on the map to continue, or use the list of links below it. To see full names of counties hold your mouse over the name. Domesday Book. In the Domesday Book, Wootton is described as "Wetone". It later became Weton, Wutton and then Witton. "Wootton" appeared in the 14th century.

The names probably have the Saxon origin of "Wudutun" and mean settlement or farmstead in. Abraham Farley's edition (–) Domesday Book was an item of great interest to the antiquarian movement of the 18th century.

This was the age of the county history, with many accounts of the English shires being published at this time, and Domesday Book, as a property record of early date that happened to be arranged by county, was a major source for the medieval history of all the.

The Domesday Book. Welton has an entry in the Domesday Book of where its population, The building is constructed from Northamptonshire Iron stone. At the western end there is a square tower with corner buttresses, which dates from the beginning of the 14th century.

There is an octagonal clock face on the western elevation of the tower. Domesday Book: Northamptonshire (Domesday Books (Phillimore)) First Edition by John Morris (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Rushton is a small hamlet and civil parish in is about 2 miles ( km) north-east of Rothwell and 3 miles ( km) north-west of parish covers 3, acres (1, ha) and is situated on both sides of the River Ise.

It contains the sites of three deserted settlements, details of which are set out below. Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in by order of King William the Conqueror.

relations. Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Domesday book. Chichester, Eng.: Phillimore, (OCoLC) Document Type. Place name: Northampton, Northamptonshire: Folio: r Great Domesday Book: Domesday place name: Hantone/Northantone: People mentioned within entire folio.

Domesday Book: The Portion Relating To Northamptonshire [Stuart Archibald Moore] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages.

The folios of Northamptonshire in Domesday Book. Uploaded by the Open Domesday project, released under CC-BY-SA by Professor John Palmer and George Slater. For.