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Place: Marston [Moretaine]

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  • Hundred: Redbornstoke
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 31 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.0 geld units (very large).

Marston [Moretaine] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 2 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 ploughs. Woodland 300 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, twenty-one.
  • Lord in 1086: Herfast <of Marston>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Nigel of Aubigny.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,8

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