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Brooksby

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  • Hundred: Goscote
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 12.7 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.7 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.2.
  • Households: 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (were there). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres.
  • Lord in 1086: Wulfsi.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 40,36

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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.