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Orton [Waterville]

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  • Hundred: Normancross
  • County: Huntingdonshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 23.5 geld units (very large).

Orton [Waterville] appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 2.1 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofric.
  • Lord in 1086: John <of Orton>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Lincoln (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,6

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