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Horningsea

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  • Hundred: Fleamdyke
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 51 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £14. Value to lord in 1086 £18. Value to lord c. 1070 £14.
  • Households: 22 villagers. 14 smallholders. 15 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 17 ploughlands (land for). 8.5 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.5 lord's lands. Meadow 17 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • 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: 5,14

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