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Boxbury

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  • Hundred: Broadwater
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Boxbury appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Lord in 1066: Saemer, Alnoth (Grutt)'s man.
  • Overlord in 1066: Alnoth (Grutt).
  • Lord in 1086: Osbern.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,7

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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.