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Place: Berden

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  • Hundred: Clavering
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 5 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 10 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 14 pigs. 25 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 13 cattle. 21 pigs. 122 sheep. 8 goats. 1 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Godman.
  • Overlord in 1066: Robert (son of Wiuhomarch).
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,54

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