Sentence Examples

  • At the time of the Domesday survey.
  • The church of All Saints is mentioned in Domesday, and tradition ascribes the building of its nave to King John, while the western side of the tower must be older still.
  • The mention of four burgesses at Bridlington (Brellington, Burlington) in the Domesday survey shows it to have been a borough before the Conquest.
  • It is mentioned in Domesday only as a bailiwick of Newbold belonging to the king, and granted to William Peverell.
  • The town is not mentioned in Domesday Book, but the Rape of Bramber, in which it lies, belonged at that time to William de Braose.

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