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Place: Great Paxton

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  • Hundred: Toseland
  • County: Huntingdonshire
  • Total population: 69 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 25 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Great Paxton I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 25 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £29.2. Value to lord in 1086 £33.5.
  • Households: 60 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 41 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 34 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 80 acres. Woodland 0.5 league * 0.5 league 1 furlong & 0.5 league * 3 furlongs mixed measures. 3 mills, value 3.2. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,8

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