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Place: Fordham

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  • Hundred: Staploe
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.5 geld units. Payments of 0.03 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £23.4.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 15 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 ploughs. 2 mills, value 0.8.
  • Lords in 1066: Brunmann; King Edward.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Brunmann; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,2

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