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Place: Ailby

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  • Hundred: Calcewath
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 8.3 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.2 geld units (quite small).

Ailby appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Rigsby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder. 7 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3.5 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 32 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Healfdene son of Topi.
  • Lord in 1086: Herbert son of Aubrey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: York St Peter, archbishop of.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Ailby; Rigsby; Tatebi.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,20

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