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Place: Oakley

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  • Hundred: Stodden
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4.5. Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 3 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 ploughs. 1 mill, value 1.3.
  • Lord in 1066: Oswulf (son of Frani).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: men-at-arms, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Tosny.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,2

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