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Priestley

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  • Hundred: Manshead
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 1 villager.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 ploughs. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, four.
  • Lord in 1086: reeve, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: reeve, one.
  • Phillimore reference: 57,3i

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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.