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Place: Caxton

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  • Hundred: Longstowe
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 exemption units. Taxed on 6.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £14. Value to lord in 1086 £11. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 17 villagers. 8 smallholders. 10 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 12 ploughs.
  • Lords in 1066: Thorger <of Caxton>; Freemen, eighteen; Freemen, four.
  • Overlords in 1066: Earl Algar; King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Hardwin of Scales.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hardwin of Scales.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,42

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