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Place: Appleby

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  • Hundred: Manley
  • Area: Lindsey West Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.0 geld units (medium).

Appleby appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Appleby & Risby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 31 villagers. 2 smallholders. 31 freemen. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 19.3 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 0.5 league * 1 furlong mixed measures. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Gamal.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Appleby; [High and Low] Risby; Sawcliffe.
  • Phillimore reference: 17,2

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