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Place: Priestley

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  • Hundred: Manshead
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

Priestley appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 ploughs. Woodland 40 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, five.
  • Lord in 1086: Thorgisl.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Nigel of Aubigny.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,4

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