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Beeston

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  • Hundred: Wichestanestou
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.5 geld units (very large).

Beeston appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.2.
  • Households: 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for).
  • Lord in 1066: Dot.
  • Lord in 1086: Alwin (the reeve).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alwin (the reeve).
  • Phillimore reference: 57,11

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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.