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[Great] Oakley

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  • Hundred: Corby
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.6 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 furlongs * 3 perches mixed measures. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues.
  • Lord in 1066: Bondi (the constable).
  • Lord in 1086: Lancelin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 56,38

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