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Widford

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  • Hundred: Edwinstree
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).

Widford appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 8 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 ploughs. Woodland 30 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward (the noble).
  • Overlord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Theodbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: London (St Paul), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,4

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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.