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Sandbach

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  • Hundred: Middlewich
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.4 geld units; 0.5 carucates;geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.2. Value to lord in 1086 £0.4.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 3 slaves. 1 priest. 1 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 league * 40 perches mixed measures. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Dunning.
  • Lord in 1086: Bigot (of Les Loges).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bigot (of Les Loges).
  • Phillimore reference: 14,10

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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.