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Bassingbourn

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  • Hundred: Arringford
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 39 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.0 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.25 ploughs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Leofing.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hardwin of Scales.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,25

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