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Sileby

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  • Hundred: Goscote
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 63.6 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 17.3 geld units (very large).

Sileby appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 4 smallholders. 4 slaves. 4 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 60 acres. 2 mills, value 1.5.
  • Lord in 1086: Arnold <of Sileby>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Grandmesnil.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,64

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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.