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Shenley [Church End]

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  • Hundred: Seckley
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).

Shenley [Church End] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 ploughs. Woodland 50 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Burghard (of Mendlesham).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh (son of Norman).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Hugh (of Chester).
  • Phillimore reference: 13,2

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