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Place: Leicester

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 71 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 16 geld units (very large).

Leicester appears in 10 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Leicester I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units. Payments of 0.39 rent.
  • Value:
  • Households: 3 villagers. 12 smallholders. 1 priest. 17 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. 1.5 mill, value 0.53. 2 churches. 0.75 church lands.
  • Lord in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,1

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