Monument record 0858800000 - Farnham Royal village
- Conservation Area: Farnham Royal Conservation Area
Type and Period (2)
- (Former Type) VILL (Recorded 1086, 11th Century - 1000 AD to 1099 AD)
- SETTLEMENT (Medieval to Modern - 1066 AD to 1999 AD)
Bertram of Verdun holds Farnham (Royal). It answers for 10 hides. Land for 8 ploughs; in lordship 5 hides; 2 ploughs there. 5 villagers with 3 smallholders have 4 ploughs; a further 2 possible. 2 slaves; meadow for 2 ploughs; woodland, 600 pigs. Total value 100s; when acquired £4; as much before 1066. Countess Goda held this manor. Geoffrey de Mandeville held 1/2 hide of this manor in Amersham, of which he dispossessed the said Bertram while he was overseas on the King's service. The Hundred confirms this. Ralph Tallboys built a mill on Bertram's land which was not there before 1066, as the Hundred testifies (B1).
NGR to centre of village.
Conservation Area character appraisal (B2).
- <1>SBC4271 Bibliographic reference: John Morris (ed). 1978. Domesday Book: Buckinghamshire. 38:1.
- <2>SBC23628 Unpublished document: South Bucks District Council. 2010. Farnham Royal Conservation Area: Character Appraisal.
|Grid reference||SU 959 829 (point) (Estimated from sources)|
|Civil Parish||FARNHAM ROYAL, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire|
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Record last edited
Mar 5 2010 2:04PM