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Place: Luton

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  • Hundred: Manshead
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 145 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 25 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Luton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20 geld units. Payments of 57.45 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £30.
  • Households: 80 villagers. 47 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 82 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 78 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 ploughs. Woodland 2000 pigs. 6 mills, value 5.0.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,2a

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