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Place: Potton

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  • Hundred: Weneslawe
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 37 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.1 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Potton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £13. Value to lord in 1086 £12. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 13 smallholders. 3 slaves. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.5 lord's lands. Meadow 12 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lords in 1066: King Edward; Freemen, four.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 53,20

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