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Place: Alderton

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  • Hundred: Cleyley
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.1 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.12 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 3 * 3 furlongs.
  • Lords in 1066: Edmer (Ator); Edwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,9

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