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Place: Southill

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  • Hundred: Wichestanestou
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.7 geld units (very large).

Southill appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £4.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 8 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 ploughs. Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, sixteen.
  • Lord in 1086: Frenchmen, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William Speke.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,11

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