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Thimbleby

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  • Hundred: Horncastle
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 67 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Sotby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1.8 ploughlands (land for). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 30 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfnoth.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,52

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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.