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Elsham

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  • Hundred: Yarborough
  • Area: Lindsey North Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 41.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.6 geld units (quite large).

Elsham appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.8.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 47 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Ketilbiorn <of Nettleton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Ilbert (of Lacy).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,16

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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.