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Legbourne

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  • Hundred: Calcewath
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 87 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 11 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Legbourne.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 11 smallholders. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 142 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Ambi.
  • Lord in 1086: Gerard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,39

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