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Place: Woburn

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  • Hundred: Manshead
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 19.3 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.8 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 7 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 24 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 ploughs. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Lords in 1066: Alric (son of Goding); Freemen, six.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh of Bolbec.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter Giffard.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,1

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