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Place: Chesterton

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  • Hundred: Normancross
  • County: Huntingdonshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units. Payments of 0.1 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Ulf (of Glatton).
  • Lord in 1086: Lunen <of Glatton>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 9,2

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