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Holwell

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  • Hundred: Framland
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfgeat.
  • Lord in 1086: Ketilbiorn <of Holwell>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,16

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