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Place: Brackley

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  • Hundred: Alboldstow
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 36.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £9. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 10 smallholders. 6 slaves. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 12.5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 2.5 * 1.5 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.5. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Azur (son of Thorth).
  • Lords in 1086: Earl Aubrey (of Coucy); Osmund.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Aubrey (of Coucy).
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Brackley; Halse; Syresham.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,1

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