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Place: Ashton

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  • Hundred: Polebrook
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.4. Value to lord in 1086 £7.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 4 acres. 2 mills, value 2.0.
  • Lord in 1066: Peterborough St Peter, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Peterborough St Peter, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peterborough St Peter, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,12

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