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Place: Dunton

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  • Hundred: Biggleswade
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 2 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.25 lord's lands. Woodland 60 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard Poynant.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard Poynant.
  • Phillimore reference: 39,1

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