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Place: Langford

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  • Hundred: Biggleswade
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Langford.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units. Payments of 0.4 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £15.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 7 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.25 lord's lands. Meadow 16 ploughs. Pasture 300 sheep. Woodland 16 pigs. 2 mills, value 1.33.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofwin (the noble of Caddington); Freeman, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter of Flanders.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Flanders.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,13

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