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Place: Babraham

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  • Hundred: Chilford
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 37 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.0 geld units (quite large).

Babraham appears in 10 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5.
  • Households: 17 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 ploughs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, six.
  • Overlord in 1066: Edeva the fair.
  • Lord in 1086: Brian of Scales.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan of Brittany.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,15

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