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  • Hundred: Ixhill
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 6 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Alric (son of Goding).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter Giffard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter Giffard.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,9

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