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[West] Burton

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  • Hundred: Oswaldbeck
  • County: Nottinghamshire
  • Total population: 25.8 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.9 geld units (quite small).

[West] Burton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: West Burton I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 1 villager. 2 smallholders. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 * 1 furlongs. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Spearhafoc <of Burton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,116

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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