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Place: Houghton

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  • Hundred: Winnibriggs
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.8 geld units (very large).

Houghton appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Houghton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3.3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. 2 mills, value 1.33.
  • Lord in 1066: Aethelstan son of Godram.
  • Lord in 1086: Vitalis.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Guy of Craon.
  • Phillimore reference: 57,48

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.