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Bourne

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  • Hundred: Aveland
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 54 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.6 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.4 geld units. Payments of 0.03 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.3. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 0.4 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3.5 acres. Woodland 15 acres. 0.2 mills, value 0.08. 3 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Swein.
  • Lord in 1086: Odo.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ivo Tallboys.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,87

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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.