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Hanstead

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  • Hundred: St Albans
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £25. Value to lord in 1086 £22.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £22.5.
  • Households: 26 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 slave. 4 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 13 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 6.0 lord's lands. Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 1000 pigs. 2 mills, value 1.0.
  • Lord in 1066: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,1

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