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Place: Essington

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 2 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 * 1 leagues.
  • Lord in 1066: Countess Godiva.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Ansculf.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Essington; Bushbury.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,6

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