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[Steeple] Claydon

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  • Hundred: Mow
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 60 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £11. Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £11.
  • Households: 50 villagers. 3 smallholders. 7 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 24 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 19 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 4 ploughs. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: Alric the cook.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alric the cook.
  • Phillimore reference: 55,1

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