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Cranwell

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  • Hundred: Flaxwell
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 13.5 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Folkingham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 17.5 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Azur.
  • Overlord in 1066: Ulf (Fenman).
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey (of ArmentiËres).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Gilbert of Ghent.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,83

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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.