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Rampton

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  • Hundred: Northstowe
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 exemption units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 exemption units. Taxed on 4.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 1 slave. 7 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 ploughs.
  • Lords in 1066: Freeman, one; Freemen, five.
  • Overlords in 1066: Edeva {the fair}; Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Picot of Cambridge.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,31

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