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Woolwicks

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  • Hundred: Broadwater
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.0 geld units (very small).

Woolwicks appears in 2 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 £0.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.2.
  • Households: 5 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.25 ploughs. Woodland 10 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: Almer (of) Bennington.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Phillimore reference: 36,5

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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