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Place: Farndon

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  • Hundred: Duddeston
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 6 smallholders. 4 slaves. 1 priest. 2 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 0.5 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Chester St John, bishop of.
  • Lords in 1086: Chester St John, bishop of; priests, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Chester St John, bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: B3

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