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Place: Ely

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  • Hundred: Ely 2
  • County: Cambridgeshire / Suffolk
  • Total population: 92 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.5 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units. Payments of 0.11 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £33. Value to lord in 1086 £30. Value to lord c. 1070 £20.
  • Households: 40 villagers. 20 slaves. 28 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 20 ploughs. 2 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,57

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