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Langley

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  • Hundred: Broadwater
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 slave. 4 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.125 ploughs. Woodland 150 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Swein, Earl Harold's man.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Osbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey of Bec.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,5

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