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Cheveley

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  • Hundred: Cheveley
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.0 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 12 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Heoruwulf, a royal thane.
  • Overlord in 1066: Edeva {the fair}.
  • Lord in 1086: Enisant {Musard}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 14,62

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