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Roxton

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  • Hundred: Barford
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 ploughs. Woodland 4 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, four.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Rhiwallon <of Pulloxhill>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,35

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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.