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Place: Cardington

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  • Hundred: Wichestanestou
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.0 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.5 lord's lands. Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 120 pigs. 1 mill, value 2.0.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, thirteen.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,10

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