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Dorrington

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  • Hundred: Flaxwell
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Ruskington.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 12 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 8 smallholders. 28 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 160 acres. Woodland 50 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Toki (son of Auti).
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey Alselin; man, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey Alselin.
  • Phillimore reference: 64,3

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.