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Desborough

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  • Hundred: Rothwell
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 30 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 geld units (quite small).

Desborough appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Rothwell.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,15f

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