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Place: Bittesby

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofwin.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,12

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