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[Kings] Cliffe

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  • Hundred: Willybrook
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.6 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 6 smallholders. 1 slave. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 14 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.05.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,26

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.