The Economy and Survey of 1086

John McDonald and G. D. Snooks

in Domesday Economy

Published in print July 1986 | ISBN: 9780198285243
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191596636 | DOI:
 The Economy and Survey of 1086

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‘The economy and survey of 1086’ establishes the foundation for the book's enquiry. The main economic institutions surveyed include the manor, the borough, internal trade, international trade, and the state. Next, the purpose, methods, and data accuracy of the Domesday survey are discussed and compared with that of modern surveys.

Keywords: borough; census; economy; manor; state; trade

Chapter.  12120 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Economic History

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