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Leire

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Leicester I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6.1.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,3

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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.