Just found that Discovery now has a database of early taxation records at E 179, which can be searched for places. It is not easy to search, but from 1333 to 1678 there are 126 records covering Milton Abbas. These lists are generally organised by County/Hundred/Parish and give the names of those people who were to pay tax.
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February 2nd 2022
"Some Milton Abbas Oddities – Part 3", by Chris Fookes
March 2nd 2022
"The Liberty and Manor of Milton Abbas – A Snap Shot of Village Life in 1754", by Bryan Phillips.
"Trew Blood", by Peggy Fifield. A short talk on her research into her background.
April 6th 2022
"Volunteering with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission", by Henry Cole
May 4th 2022
"An Introduction to the Heritage and Early Saxon History of Milton Abbey Historic Church", by
June 1st 2022
"The Story of Lord Milton and the Lake", by Clive Barnes
July 6th 2022
"New Findings on Milton Abbas Grammar School", by Bryan Phillips
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October 5th 2022
AGM, followed by:
"Milton Abbas Place Names and their Meanings", by Bryan Phillips
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