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Place: Chesterton

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  • Hundred: Chesterton
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 30 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 30 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £28.4.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 16 smallholders. 1 priest. 6 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 9 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 ploughs. 0.25 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,9

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