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Place: Eaton [Socon]

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  • Hundred: Barford
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 55 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £15. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 38 villagers. 7 smallholders. 8 slaves. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 7.5 lord's lands. Meadow 12 ploughs. Woodland 400 pigs. 2 mills, value 1.82.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfmer of Eaton Socon.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,1

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