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Beesthorpe

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  • Hundred: Lythe
  • County: Nottinghamshire
  • Total population: 6.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Laxton I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 acres. Woodland 10 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Toki (son of Auti).
  • Lord in 1086: Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey Alselin.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,9

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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.