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Place: Wooburn

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  • Hundred: Desborough
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.5 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.5 geld units. Payments of 0.36 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £15. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 13 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 6 ploughs. Woodland 200 pigs. 8 mills, value 5.2. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3a,4

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