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Kelshall

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  • Hundred: Odsey
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 9 smallholders. 7 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 1 ploughs.
  • 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: 8,2

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.