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Place: Wicken

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  • Hundred: Staploe
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 exemption units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 exemption units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £14. Value to lord c. 1070 £14.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 8 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.0 lord's lands. Meadow 12 ploughs. 3 mills, value 1.4. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Edeva the fair.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 14,74

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