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Ranby

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  • Hundred: Gartree
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.7 geld units (medium).

Ranby appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Great Sturton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 1 smallholder. 4 freemen. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 205 acres. 1 church. 0.37 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Grimkel.
  • Lord in 1086: Ilbert (of Lacy).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,44

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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.