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Place: Chawston

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  • Hundred: Barford
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

Chawston appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 ploughs. Woodland 10 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.66.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, twelve.
  • Lord in 1086: William son of Rainward.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William Speke.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,7

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