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[Great and Little] Harrowden

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Known today as Harrowden / Great Harrowden / Little Harrowden.
  • Hundred: Orlingbury
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 42 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.5 geld units (quite large).

[Great and Little] Harrowden appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 1 smallholder. 1 slave. 1 female slave.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. 1 mill, value 0.4.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Norigot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Guy of Raimbeaucourt.
  • Phillimore reference: 41,4

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