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Wentworth

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  • Hundred: Ely 2
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.5 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £10.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.5.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 3 freemen. 17 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 ploughs. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,61

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