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Place: Gayton [-le- Wold]

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  • Hundred: Louthesk
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Head of manor: Gayton le Wold.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £45.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 18 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 50 acres. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,81

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