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Brigsley

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  • Hundred: Haverstoe
  • Area: Lindsey North Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 34.7 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.1 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Ashby cum Fenby II.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Aslak (brother of Aghmund).
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred (of ChancÈ).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Guy of Craon.
  • Phillimore reference: 57,3

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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.