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Place: Scrivelsby

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  • Hundred: Horncastle
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 89 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 11.5 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Scrivelsby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £14.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 11 smallholders. 30 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 8.5 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 200 acres. Woodland 100 acres. 1 mill, value 0.66. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Siward father of Aki.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert the bursar.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert the bursar.
  • Phillimore reference: 38,3

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