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Place: Willington

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  • Hundred: Wichestanestou
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Willington.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 8 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 5 ploughs. Woodland 40 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.6.
  • Lords in 1066: Eskil (of Ware); Freemen, eight.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,11

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