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Boxted

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  • Hundred: Lexden
  • County: Huntingdonshire / Essex
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.0 geld units. Taxed on 1.04.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2.3.
  • Households: 9 smallholders. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 42 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 6 cattle. 10 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 13 pigs. 64 sheep. 13 goats. 1 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Grim; free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Arthur.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,17

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