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Candlesby

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  • Hundred: Candleshoe
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 46 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

Candlesby appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Addlethorpe.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Households: 2 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 0.4 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Lord in 1086: Eudo (of Mumby).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 12,81

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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.