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Place: Bentfield [Bury]

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  • Hundred: Clavering
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.3 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.3 geld units. Taxed on 5.25.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 11 smallholders. 4 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 200 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 1 cattle. 50 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 14 cattle. 40 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,19

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