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Place: Shepreth

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  • Hundred: Wetherley
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.1 geld units (quite large).

Shepreth appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.1.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 slave. 9 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 2.3 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 2.25 ploughs. 1 mill, value 6.99.
  • Lords in 1066: Freeman, one; Freemen, four.
  • Overlords in 1066: Earl Algar; King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Englishmen, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hardwin of Scales.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,32

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