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[Dry] Drayton

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  • Hundred: Chesterton
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 52 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 geld units (very large).

[Dry] Drayton appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 1 villager.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 ploughs.
  • Lord in 1066: man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Waltheof.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 41,15

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