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Whilton

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  • Hundred: Nobottle
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 6 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. 1 mill, value 0.16.
  • Lord in 1066: Bovi <of Arlescote>.
  • Lord in 1086: Alan <of Whilton>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,27

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