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Place: Wymeswold

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  • Hundred: Goscote
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 39 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 14.6 geld units (very large).

Wymeswold appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave. 4 freemen. 9 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 15 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: brothers, two.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert; Serlo <of Wymeswold>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Grandmesnil.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,63

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