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Place: Barrowden

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  • Hundred: Witchley
  • Area: Rutland
  • County: Northamptonshire / Rutland
  • Total population: 66.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.4 geld units (quite large).

Barrowden appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Barrowden.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.8 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 9 villagers. 3 smallholders. 10 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 6.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 6 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh of Port.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,2a

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