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[Headbourne] Worthy

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  • Hundred: Barton
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 55 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 exemption units; 2 geld units (medium).

[Headbourne] Worthy appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Headbourne Worthy I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0. Payments of 5.26 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £25. Value to lord in 1086 £15. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 1 villager. 27 smallholders. 24 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. 3 mills, value 3.0. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Cypping (of Worthy).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,3

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