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Place: Hitchin

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Hitchin appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Hitchin.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 45 villagers. 17 smallholders. 12 slaves. 29 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 38 ploughlands (land for). 7 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 22 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.5 lord's lands. Meadow 4.25 ploughs. Woodland 600 pigs. 4 mills, value 2.66. 1 church.
  • Lords in 1066: Earl Harold; Hitchin, church of.
  • Lords in 1086: Hitchin, church of; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,3

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