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Landican

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  • Hundred: Willaston
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 7 smallholders. 1 priest. 4 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Aescwulf <of Landican>.
  • Lord in 1086: William Malbank.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William Malbank.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,7

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