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Place: Turvey

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  • Hundred: Willey
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 44 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 11.5 geld units (very large).

Turvey appears in 8 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 2 ploughs. Woodland 40 pigs. 1 mill, value 1.0.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,11

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