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Place: Birdham

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  • Hundred: Wittering
  • Area: Chichester
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.5 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units. Taxed on 3.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 10 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 2 grazing for pigs. Woodland 3 swine render. 1 mill, value 1.0. 2 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Lords in 1086: Ansketil; Nigel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 11,44

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