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Oakley

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  • Hundred: Stodden
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Oakley 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. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 ploughs.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Miles Crispin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 53,7

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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.