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Swavesey

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  • Hundred: Papworth
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 65 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 ploughs.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofsi.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Waltheof.
  • Lord in 1086: Picot of Cambridge.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,9

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