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Place: Astwick

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  • Hundred: Biggleswade
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

Astwick appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 ploughs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, six.
  • Lord in 1086: Bernard of Arlesey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Beauchamp.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,45

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