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Croft

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.2 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave. 3 freemen. 3 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 3.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert (Burdet)'s wife.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Grandmesnil.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,37

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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.