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Bottesford

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  • Hundred: Framland
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 110 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 21 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Bottesford I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £15. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 5 smallholders. 6 slaves. 60 freemen. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 25 ploughlands (tre). 5 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4 mills, value 2.0. 1.0 church lands.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofric <of Bottesford>; Osmund (Benz); Oswulf (son of Frani); Rolf.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Tosny.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Tosny.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,5

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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.