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Place: Handsworth

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 0.5 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.1.
  • Lords in 1066: Alfrith of Handsworth; Alwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo of Whitley.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Ansculf.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,29

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.