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Place: Avethorpe

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  • Hundred: Aveland
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.9 geld units (medium).

Avethorpe appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Avethorpe.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 4 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 142 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Arnbiorn <of `Avethorpe'>.
  • Lord in 1086: Gunfrid (of Chocques).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Tosny.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,20

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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