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Place: Bilham [House]

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 22.5 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9 geld units (very large).

Bilham [House] appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 12 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 leagues * 3 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Edwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard (of Sourdeval).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Bilham [House]; Hooton [Pagnell].
  • Phillimore reference: 5W14

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