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Place: Eyeworth

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  • Hundred: Biggleswade
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 2 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.5 lord's lands. Meadow 9 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.4.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, twenty.
  • Lord in 1086: William Speke.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William Speke.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,10

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