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Place: Biddlesden

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  • Hundred: Stotfold
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 1 ploughs. Woodland 200 pigs. 2 mills, value 0.11.
  • Lord in 1066: Azur son of Thorth.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,7

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