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Place: Aspley [Guise]

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  • Hundred: Manshead
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 4 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 ploughs. Woodland 50 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofeva.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Waltheof.
  • Lord in 1086: Acard of Ivry.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,17

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