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Watton

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  • Hundred: Broadwater
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

Watton appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Watton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 2 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 100 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.1.
  • Lord in 1066: Westminster (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Westminster (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Westminster (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,8

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