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Place: Bruntingthorpe

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 converted carucates units; 3 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 12 converted carucates units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 6 smallholders. 2 slaves. 9 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (were there). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Bovi <of Arlescote>.
  • Lords in 1086: Osbern; Robert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count of Meulan.
  • Phillimore reference: 44,6

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