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Place: Grantchester

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  • Hundred: Wetherley
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 75.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.0 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 3.5 villagers. 13 smallholders. 16 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 ploughs. 1 mill, value 20.0.
  • Lords in 1066: Freeman, one; Freemen, two.
  • Overlords in 1066: King Edward; Esger the constable.
  • Lord in 1086: men-at-arms, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 15,4

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