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Place: Tempsford

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  • Hundred: Biggleswade
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.0 geld units (very large).

Tempsford appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.6.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: Wulfmer of Eaton Socon.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Cairon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,5

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