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Place: Barkway

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  • Hundred: Edwinstree
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 48 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.9 geld units (quite large).

Barkway appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. Payments of 0.1 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 15 smallholders. 6 slaves. 1 priest. 4 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 ploughs. Woodland 50 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: men, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Esger the constable.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 33,9

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