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Avethorpe

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  • Hundred: Aveland
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.9 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.3. Value to lord in 1086 £0.3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 0.8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Osfram.
  • Lord in 1086: Swein.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alfred of Lincoln.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,56

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.