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  • Hundred: Ashendon
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 8 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 ploughs. Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Edwin (son of Burgred).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: men-at-arms, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,3

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