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Grimsbury

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  • Hundred: Sutton
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.4 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofnoth (son of Osmund).
  • Lord in 1086: Gunfrid of Chocques.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Gunfrid of Chocques.
  • Phillimore reference: 48,11

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.