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Place: Barley

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  • Hundred: Edwinstree
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 60 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 16.0 geld units (very large).

Barley appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 cottager.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.58 lord's lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofwin the noble of Caddington.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Auberville.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Auberville.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,1

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