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RANDOM ENTRY: [HUSBANDS] BOSWORTH, Leicestershire

  • Hundred: Gartree
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 71 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessment: 25 geld units (very large).

[Husbands] Bosworth appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Stanford on Avon I.
  • Value: Taxable value 11.5 geld units. Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 5 smallholders. 20 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofric of Willoughby.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Guy of Raimbeaucourt.

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AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.