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Place: Oakham

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  • Hundred: Martinsley
  • Area: Rutland
  • County: Leicestershire / Rutland
  • Total population: 158 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Oakham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £40.
  • Households: 138 villagers. 19 smallholders. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 37 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 80 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 church. 0.5 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,17

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