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Eckington

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  • Hundred: Scarsdale
  • County: Derbyshire
  • Total population: 18.7 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.9 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Eckington I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 1 slave. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 2 leagues & 1 furlong * 1 league & 0.5 furlong mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofnoth (brother of Leofric).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph son of Hubert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph son of Hubert.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,1

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