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Place: Swinstead

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  • Hundred: Beltisloe
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 37 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

Swinstead appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Witham on the Hill.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 4 villagers. 22 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 18 acres. Woodland 200 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Merleswein (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Phillimore reference: 35,12

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