The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: Owston [Ferry]

Email Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Epworth
  • Area: Lindsey West Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Head of manor: Owston Ferry.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Payments of 0.15 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 1 * 1 leagues. 3 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Gytha of Owston.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey of la Guerche.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey of la Guerche.
  • Phillimore reference: 63,6

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