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Swarby

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  • Hundred: Aswardhurn
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.7 geld units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Swarby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 16 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 80 acres. Woodland 80 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelfric (son of Godram).
  • Lord in 1086: Vitalis.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Guy of Craon.
  • Phillimore reference: 57,33

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