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Place: Whitwell

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  • Hundred: Scarsdale
  • County: Derbyshire
  • Total population: 19.3 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 36 smallholders. 1 slave. 10 freemen. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 2 * 1 leagues. 2 mills, value 0.15. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofnoth brother of Leofric.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Barlborough.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph son of Hubert.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Barlborough; Clowne; Whitwell.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,4

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