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Messingham

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  • Hundred: Manley
  • Area: Lindsey West Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.6 geld units (very large).

Messingham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 8 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1086: Turstin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Erneis of Buron.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,3

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.