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Denton

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  • Hundred: Winnibriggs
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 11.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 14.8 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Grantham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1.8 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 28 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Uhtbrand <of Denton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey <of Colton>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Stafford.
  • Phillimore reference: 59,1

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