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Wappenham

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  • Hundred: Towcester
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £4.
  • Households: 17 villagers. 8 smallholders. 9 slaves. 3 female slaves. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.75 lord's lands. Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 11 * 6 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofric; Siward (brother of Saewulf).
  • Lord in 1086: Giles brother of Ansculf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Giles brother of Ansculf.
  • Phillimore reference: 43,4

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.