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[West] Langton

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  • Hundred: Gartree
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.8 geld units (very large).

[West] Langton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 5 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelmer.
  • Lord in 1086: Peterborough (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peterborough (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,1

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