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Place: Napsbury

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  • Hundred: Danish
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 exemption units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 exemption units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.5 lord's lands. Meadow 1 ploughs. Woodland 300 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Godric, Archbishop Stigand's man.
  • Overlord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,11

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