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Covenham [St Bartholomew and St Mary]

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Known today as Covenham / Covenham St Bartholomew / Covenham St Mary / Covenham Saint Bartholomew / Covenham Saint Mary.
  • Hundred: Ludborough
  • Area: Lindsey North Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

Covenham [St Bartholomew and St Mary] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Covenham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units. Payments of 0.15 salt-houses.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £4.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 6 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3.8 ploughlands (land for). 2.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 60 acres. 2 salthouses. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Esbiorn.
  • Lord in 1086: (Le Mans), Saint-Calais, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Durham (St Cuthbert), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,16

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