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Place: Astwell

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  • Hundred: Alboldstow
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 6 furlongs * 1 furlong & 5 perches mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.05.
  • Lords in 1066: Aelfric; Leofric.
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey; Robert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Giles brother of Ansculf.
  • Phillimore reference: 43,9

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