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Prestwold

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  • Hundred: Goscote
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 13.7 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.2 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.6. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4.5 ploughlands (were there). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 40 acres.
  • Lord in 1086: Durand Malet.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Durand Malet.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Burton [-on-the-Wolds]; Prestwold.
  • Phillimore reference: 35,1

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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.