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Owersby

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  • Hundred: Walshcroft
  • Area: Lindsey North Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 91 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.2 geld units (quite large).

Owersby appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 0.6 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 60 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Ingimundr.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Norman of Arcy.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,6

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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.