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Place: [Great and Little] Abington

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Known today as Abington / Great Abington / Little Abington.
  • Hundred: Chilford
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 11.6 geld units (very large).

[Great and Little] Abington appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 5 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 ploughs. Woodland 10 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.45.
  • Lords in 1066: Wulfwin (son of Alfwin); priest, one.
  • Overlords in 1066: Edeva the fair; King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Firmatus.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Aubrey de Vere.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,10

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