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Place: Sempringham

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  • Hundred: Aveland
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.9 geld units (quite large).

Sempringham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 2 smallholders. 14 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4.3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 11 acres. Woodland 7 acres. 0.3 churches.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Morcar.
  • Lord in 1086: Jocelyn (son of Lambert).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alfred of Lincoln.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,57

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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