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Domesday Book - Wikipedia

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Domesday Book is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of .... The book is metaphorically called by the native English, Domesday, i.e., the Day of Judgemen...

The Domesday Book Online - Frequently Asked Questions

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Why is it called the 'Domesday' Book? It was written by an observer of the survey that "there was no single ...

The Domesday Book - Historic UK

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The history of the Domesday Book, commissioned in December 1085 by order of ... Viking chief called Rollo accepted the 'kind' offer of a large area of Northern ...

BBC - History - British History in depth: The Domesday Book

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The Domesday Book - compiled in 1085-6 - is one of the few historical records .... What the manor was called; Who held it at the time of King Edward; Who holds ...

Domesday Book - History Learning Site

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The Domesday Book is one of Medieval England's greatest treasures. The Domesday Book is closely linked with William the Conqueror's attempt to dominate ...

Domesday Book | Discover Domesday - The National Archives

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The World of Domesday exhibition depicts life in 11th century England. The National Archives is the home of Domesday Book, the oldest surviving ... The Day of Judgement or 'Doomsday' after which Domesday Book may have been named.

Domesday Book - The National Archives

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Domesday Book is the oldest government record held in The National Archives. ... Fixed questions were asked, such as what the place was called, who owned it  ...

The Domesday Book - History Magazine

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The name "Domesday" was applied within a few generations. Henry II's treasurer, Richard Fitz Nigel, wrote of Domesday, "This book is metaphorically called by ...

Domesday Book | English history | Britannica.com

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Dec 17, 2008 ... Domesday Book covers all of England except the northern areas. Though invariably called Domesday Book, in the singular, it in fact consists of ...

Domesday Book: The most important document in English history ...

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Oct 14, 2016 ... Domesday Book, William's great “instrument of control”, on display at the Nation .... They called it a “descriptio (survey) of all England” (in 1086), ...