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Totternhoe

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  • Hundred: Stanbridge
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 40 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 21.8 geld units (very large).

Totternhoe appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.75 lord's lands. Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 20 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofwin (the noble of Caddington).
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Waltheof.
  • Lord in 1086: William the chamberlain.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William the chamberlain.
  • Phillimore reference: 40,3

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