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Place: Welby

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  • Hundred: Threo
  • Area: Kesteven
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 57 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Grantham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 7 villagers. 4 smallholders. 37 freemen. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 160 acres. Woodland 150 acres. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,18

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