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[Market] Bosworth

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

[Market] Bosworth appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 priest. 1 deacon.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh (of Gouville).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Grandmesnil.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,72

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