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[Little] Gransden

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  • Hundred: Longstowe
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Payments of 0.1 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £9.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.5 lord's lands. Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 60 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,38

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