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Place: Hexton

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  • Hundred: Hitchin
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

Hexton appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £17.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves. 3 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Meadow 2 ploughs. 2 mills, value 0.16.
  • Lord in 1066: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey of Bec; St Albans, abbey of; Englishman, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,19

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