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Pavenham

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  • Hundred: Buckelowe
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

Pavenham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £1.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 ploughs. 1 mill, value 1.0.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwold (of Stevington).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Arnulf of Ardres.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 15,4

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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.