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Barkway

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  • Hundred: Edwinstree
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 48 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.9 geld units (quite large).

Barkway appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.4. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.4.
  • Households: 1 cottager.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Lord in 1066: Freeman, one.
  • Overlords in 1066: Aldred; Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: men, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hardwin of Scales.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,12

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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.