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Place: Bitchfield

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  • Hundred: Beltisloe
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.4 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Corby Glen.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 8 smallholders. 6 freemen. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 13 acres. Woodland 700 acres. 1 mill, value 0.05. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Barthi <of Sleaford>.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,40

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