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Place: Housham [Hall]

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  • Hundred: Harlow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

Housham [Hall] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6.2. Value to lord in 1086 £7.3.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 60 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 cattle. 40 pigs. 40 sheep. 1 calf.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 50 pigs. 90 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: (Almer) Holdfast; Wulfric.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 22,3

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