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Place: Thurleigh

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  • Hundred: Willey
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 39 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Thurleigh appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 12 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 150 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofnoth (son of Osmund).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh (of Flanders).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Flanders.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,8

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