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    Tallington
    Talintone / tune: Robert de Tosny and William and Roger from him; Alfred of Lincoln. Mill.
    Originally Saxon church.

    Tathwell
    Tadeswelle: Earl Hugh, formerly Earl Harold; Robert the Steward. Church, 3 mills.
    Bronze Age barrows and a Neolithic barrow nearby; originally Norman church.

    Tattershall Thorpe
    Torp: Bishop of Durham; Bishop of Bayeux; Eudo Spirwic. 2¼ mills, 12 fisheries.

    Tealby
    Tavele(s)bi: Bishop of Bayeux and Leosard from him; Ivo Tailbois; Roger de Poitou; Alfred of Lincoln; Gocelin FitzLanbert and Godard from him; Ralph Pagnell; Rayner de Brimou. 12 mills, another mill (with Osgodby), 3 mill-sites.

    Tetford
    Tedforde / Tesforde: Archbishop of York and Gilbert from him; Earl Hugh; Gocelin FitzLanbert and Walter from him. Church, mill, 9 mills (with Brinkhill, etc.).
    By Double Dyke.

    Tetney
    Tatenai: Ivo Tailbois. Mill, 13 salt-pans.
    Artesian wells. An urn of Anglo-Saxon silver was unearthed here.

    Thealby
    Tedul(f)bi: King's land; Earl Hugh; Drogo de Beuvriere; Norman d'Arci. Market (with Burton on Stather, etc.).
    Hall, quay.

    Theddlethorpe
    Te(d)lagestorp: Count Alan; Earl Hugh; Alfred of Lincoln; Chetelbern from the king. 20 salt-pans (with Calceby, etc.).
    Now Theddle all Saints.

    Thimbleby
    Stimblebi / Stinblebi: King's land; Bishop of Bayeux; Drogo de Beuvriere and Geoffrey from him. Mill.
    Conservation area.

    Thonock
    Tunec: Roger de Poitou.
    Scattered. Large earthwork nearby, possibly a motte and bailey.

    Thoresthorpe
    Thuorestorp: Hugh FitzBaldric.

    Thoresway
    Toreswe: Ivo Tailbois and Odo from him; Alfred of Lincoln. 2 mills.

    Thorganby
    Togre(m)bi / Turgrebi / Turgrimbi: Bishop of Durham; Bishop of Bayeux; Ivo Tailbois and Odo from him; Robert de Tosny and Berengar from him; Norman d'Arci; Waldin the Engineer and William from him; Odo the Arblaster and Herbert from him; William Blunt. 5 mills, hall, 4 salt-pans.

    Thorley
    Turlai:
    Lost.

    Thornton (near Horncastle)
    Torintune: Robert the Steward. 2 mills.

    Thornton Curtis
    Torentone / tune: Ernis de Burun and Ulric from him; Ralph de Mortimer. ½ mill (with Wooton and possibly Bonby).

    Thornton le Moor
    Torentone / tun(e): Roger de Poitou; William de Percy.
    Part of an Anglo-Saxon cross in the church.

    Thorpe in the Fallows
    Torp: Gilbert de Ghent; Uluiet and Alden the priest from the king. Church (with Aisthorpe).

    Thorpe on the Hill
    Torp: King's land; Abbot of Westminster.
    Near the Roman Fosse Way.

    Thorpe St. Peter
    Torp: Bishop of Durham; Ivo Tailbois. Church, 2 mills (with Eresby, etc.).

    Threekingham
    Triching(e)ham / heham: Bishop of Durham; Uluiet from the king; Abbot of Ramsey; Gilbert de Ghent and Guy de Craon from him; Colsuan. ½ mill, market.
    Named after a legendary 9th century battle when 3 Danish kings were slain.

    Thrunscoe
    Ternesco(e) / Ternesc(r)ou: Archbishop of York; Bishop of Bayeux; Ivo Tailbois and Wimund from him.
    Part of Cleethorpes.

    Thurlby (near Norton Disney)
    Turolfbi / Turolve(s)bi / Turulfbi: Odo the Arblaster; Countess Judith.
    Church with some Saxon work.

    Thurlby (near Bourne)
    Torulfi / Turolvebi: Abbot of Peterborough and Geoffrey from him; Alfred of Lincoln; Robert of Stafford.
    On the Roman Carr Dyke.

    Thurlby (near Cumberworth)
    Torulvesbi: Earl Hugh.

    Timberland
    Timberlunt / Timbrelund: Earl Hugh; Walter d'Aincourt; Norman d'Arci; Heppo the Arblaster and Simund from him.
    By the Roman Carr Dyke.

    Toft (near Bourne)
    Toft: Ansfrid from Abbot of Peterborough; Gilbert de Ghent and Berewold from him. Church, 2 mills (with Lound, etc.).

    Toft next Newton
    Tofte: Bishop of Bayeux and Wadard from him.
    Tiny church with fragments of Saxon carving.

    Torksey
    Dorchesyg / Torchesey / -seyg / -sig / -siy / -syg: King's land, formerly Queen Edith; Berengar de Tosny; Roger de Bully. 11 fisheries (with Hardwick).
    Once a Roman port. The canal has operated for more than 1000 years.

    Torrington
    Terintone: Alfred of Lincoln and Gocelin from him; Ernis de Burun; Roger de Poitou.
    Now 2 hamlets, East and West Torrington.

    Tothby
    Touedibei: Bishop of Bayeux.
    Tothby Manor, c.1565, with a plague stone on its lawn.

    Tothill
    Totele: Earl Hugh. 6 mills (with Belleau, etc.).

    Towthorpe
    Tode / Tudetorp:
    Lost.

    Toynton
    Tedintone / Tedlintune / Todintune: King's land; Earl Hugh.
    Now 2 small villages, High and Low Toynton; manor farm.

    Toynton
    Totintun(e): Ivo Tailbois; Bishop of Durham. 2 churches.
    Now 2 villages, Toynton All Saints and St. Peter.

    Trusthorpe
    Dr(e)uistorp: Archbishop of York; Earl Hugh.
    Seaside town with caravan sites.

    Tumby
    Tunbi: Eudo FitzSpirwic. 2 mills, 1½ fisheries.
    Tumby Lawn, a house; the hamlet of Tumby Woodside.

    Twyford
    Tuiforde / Tuiuorde: Archbishop of York; Countess Judith.
    Twyford Wood.

    Tydd St. Mary
    Stith / Tid / Tite: King's land; Ivo Tailbois; Guy de Craon. Fishery, church.

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    Uffington
    Offinton(e) / tune: Abbot of Peterborough and Geoffrey from him; Alfred of Lincoln and 9 burgesses of Stamford from him; Countess Judith. Church.

    Ulceby (near Well)
    Ulesbi: Gilbert de Ghent; Rayner de Brimou.

    Ulceby (near Wooton)
    Ulvesbi: Bishop of Lincoln and Ranulf from him; Odo from Normam d'Arci; Ernis de Burun; Hugh, the pre-Conquest holder, from the king. Church, ½ mill (500 eels).

    Upton
    Opetune: Bishop of Lincoln.
    Windmill.

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    Waddingham
    Wading(e)ham: King's land; Bishop of Bayeux and Ilbert from him; Gocelin FitzLanbert; Heppo the Arblaster; Alden and Alfain from the king. Mill.
    Green.

    Waddington
    Wadintone / tune: Earl Hugh, formerly Earl Harold. Church, mills.
    Town on the outskirts of Lincoln.

    Waddingworth
    Wa(l)dingurde: Bishop of Durham; Eudo FitzSpirwic.
    Farmhouse. The church bell fell on the last Sunday before WWI, and again in 1939.

    Wainfleet
    Wenflet / Wernflet: Bishop of Durham; Earl Hugh; Gilbert de Ghent; Gocelin FitzLanbert; Eudo FitzSpirwic. 7 salt-pans, 20 salt-pans (with Calceby, etc.).
    Market town of Wainfleet All Saints, once a port but now 5 miles from the sea; also the village of Wainfleet St. Mary, with ancient salt-works.

    Waithe
    Wade: Bishop of Bayeux; Count Alan; Ivo Tailbois; Guy de Craon.
    Church with an Anglo-Saxon central tower.

    Walcot (near Folkingham)
    Walecote: Abbot of Peterborough; Gilbert de Ghent. 1½ churches.
    Church with Norman work.

    Walcote (in Billinghay)
    Walecote: Archbishop of York; Walter d'Aincourt.

    Walcote on Trent
    Walecote: Ivo from Abbot of Peterborough; Earl Hugh; Norman d'Arci and Robert from him; Ernis de Burun.

    Walesby
    Walesbi: Ivo Tailbois; Roger de Poitou; Rayner de Brimou and Baldwin from him. Mill (with Osgodby, etc.).
    Roman villa site.

    Walmsgate
    Walmesgar: Earl Hugh.
    A few farms; large barrows nearby.

    Waltham
    Waltham: Count Alan. Church, 2 salt-pans.
    Town.

    Washingborough
    Washingburg: King's land.

    Waterton
    Watretone: Geoffrey de La Guerche.
    Waterton Hall.

    Weelsby
    Wivelesbi: Drogo de Beuvriere and Robert from him.
    District of Grimsby.

    Welbourn
    Wellebrune: Robert Malet. Church, mill.

    Welby
    Wellebi: King's land; Guy de Craon. Church.
    Near the Roman Ermine Street.

    Well
    Welle: Bishop of Bayeux; Gilbert de Ghent and Ravemer from him. Mill.

    Wellingore
    Wel(l)ingoure: King's land; Durand Malet. Church.
    Expanding.

    Welton (near Lincoln)
    Welletone: Bishop of Lincoln and 6 canons from him.

    Welton le Marsh
    Waletone / tune: Ivo Tailbois; Gilbert de Ghent; Gocelin FitzLanbert and Rayner from him.

    Welton le Wold
    Welletone / tune: King's land; Bishop of Durham; Landric from Count Alan; Roger de Poitou; Ansgot. 2 mill-sites, mill, ¼ church.

    West Ashby
    Aschebi: King's land; Gilbert de Ghent and Roger from him; William Tailbois; Chetelbern from the king. Mill.

    Westborough
    Westburg: Geoffrey Alselin and Ralph. Church, 2 mills.
    Site of a Roman settlement; church with Norman features and circular, possibly Anglo-Saxon, windows.

    West Butterwick
    Butrewic: Geoffrey de La Guerche. Mill.

    Westby
    Westbi: Count Alan and Colegrim from him; Colsuan; Robert of Stafford and Basuin from him.

    West Deeping
    Westdepinge: Godfrey de Cambrai. 4 mills.
    Watermill.

    West Halton
    Haltone: Earl Hugh and William FitzNeal from him, formerly Earl Harold.

    West Keal
    Cale / Westrecale: Ivo Tailbois; Eudo FitzSpirwic; Chetelbern from the king. Church, mill.

    Westlaby
    Westledebi: Ivo Tailbois and Odo from him; William de Percy and Ralph from him.

    Westhorpe
    Wes(t)orp: Walter d'Aincourt and Raynald from him. 3 mills.
    Part of Old Somerby.

    Weston
    Westune: Ivo Tailbois; Guy de Craon.

    West Rasen
    Rase: Bishop of Bayeux and Wimund from him; Ralph Pagnell. 2 mills.

    West Willoughby
    Wilgebi: Robert de Vessey.
    Willoughby Hall; Willoughby Heath.

    Westwood
    Westude: Geoffrey de La Guerche.
    Now Westwoodside.

    Whaplode
    Copelade / Copolade: King's land; Abbot of Croyland; Count Alan and Landric from him; Guy de Craon.

    Wharton
    Warton: Roger de Poitou.
    Hall.

    Whisby
    Wizebi: Baldwin the Fleming.

    Whitton
    Witenai: Henry de Ferrers and Saswalo from him.

    Wickenby
    Wichingebi / Whighingesbi: King's land; William de Percy and Osbern and Robert from him; Gocelin FitzLanbert.

    Wilksby
    Wilchesbi / Wilgesbi: King's land; Robert the Steward.

    Willingham (near Torksey)
    Welingeham / Wilingeham: Bishop of Bayeux and Ilbert from him; Bishop of Lincoln; Count Alan; Ilbert de Lacy; Gocelin FitzLanbert and Walo from him.
    Now Willingham by Stow.

    Willoughby in the Marsh
    Wilgebi: Gilbert de Ghent and Rayner from him. Church (with Osbournby).
    Bronze Age barrows; church with Saxon stones; birthplace of John Smith (1580-1631), founder of Virginia.

    Willoughton
    Wilchetone: Waldin the Engineer; Odo the Arblaster. Roman and Anglo-Saxon relics.
    Old moats mark the site of an ancient priory.

    Wilsford
    Wivelesforde: Godfrey de Cambrai; Robert Malet. Church, mill.
    Stone quarries on the Heath; Anglo-Saxon church nave.

    Wilsthorpe
    Wivelestorp: Ivo Tailbois and Odo from him. 2 mills.

    Winceby
    Wi(n)zebi: Earl Hugh; Gocelin FitzLanbert and Walter from him. 9 mills (with Brinkhill, etc.).
    Nature reserve.

    Winteringham
    Wintringeham: Gilbert de Ghent and Robert from him. Church, 3 mills, ferry, fishery site.
    The remains of a possible Roman jetty lie under the river bed.

    Winterton
    Wintretune / Wintrintone / tune: King's land; Earl Hugh; Henry de Ferrers; Norman d'Arci; Ernis de Burun; Ralph Pagnell; Durand Malet; Seward the priest from the king.
    Small market town. The church has a partly Saxon tower.

    Wispington
    Wispinctune: Bishop of Durham; Eudo FitzSpirwic.

    Witham on the Hill
    Witham: Ansfrid and Asfort from Abbot of Peterborough; Colegrim from Drogo de Beuvriere; Gilbert de Ghent and Berewold from him; Ralph Pagnell and Hacon from him. Church, 2 mills (with Lound, etc.).
    Stocks.

    Withcall
    Wichale / Widcale: Bishop of Bayeux and Ilbert from him; Rayner de Brimou; William Blunt. Church, 2 mills.
    Ancient village site nearby.

    Withern
    Widerne: Earl Hugh; Gilbert de Ghent and Raveman from him; Hugh FitzBaldric. Church, mill.

    Wold Newton
    Neutone: Bishop of Durham and Walbert from him; Count Alan.

    Wood Enderby
    Endrebi: King's land; Robert the Steward.

    Woodthorpe
    Endretorp: Hugh FitzBaldric.

    Woolsthorpe
    Ulestane(s)torp: Robert de Tosny. Church, 4½ mills.
    Birthplace of Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727). An inn in the village is named after him.

    Wooton
    Udetone: Bishop of Lincoln and Roger from him; Norman d'Arci; Ralph de Mortimer. ½ mill (with Thornton Curtis, etc.).
    Pond; green.

    Worlaby
    Uluricebi / Wirchebi: Bishop of Lincoln and Gocelin from him; Earl Hugh; Hugh FitzBaldric and Ralph from him.
    Church with an Anglo-Saxon tower.

    Worlaby (near Tetford)
    Wlurice(s)bi: Archbishop of York; Bishop of Durham.

    Wragby
    Waragebi: Ernis de Burun, formerly Countess Gudeta; Waldin the Engineer. Church, ½ mill, mill-site.
    Once a market town; Norman work in the church.

    Wrangle
    Weranghe / Werangle: Count Alan; Guy de Craon.
    Expanding.

    Wrawby
    Waragebi: Ralph from Geoffrey Alselin. Church.
    Expanding.

    Wyberton
    Wibertone / tune: Count Alan; Guy de Craon. Church.
    Small town on the outskirts of Boston.

    Wyham
    Widun: Bishop of Lincoln and Malger from him; Ivo Tailbois and Wimund from him.

    Wykeham (in Nettleton)
    Wiham:
    Lost.

    Wykeham
    Wicham: Roger de Poitou; Alfred of Lincoln; Hugh FitzBaldric; Rayner de Brimou.
    Wykeham Hall; ancient village site.

    Wyville
    Muuelle: Robert de Tosny.

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    Yaddlethorpe
    Iadulf(es)torp: King's land.
    Part of Scunthorpe.

    Yarburgh
    Gereburg: King's land.

    Yawthorpe
    Iole(s)torp: Abbot of Peterborough; Roger de Poitou; Geoffrey de La Guerche.

    The Domesday Book, 1086

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