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Place: Plesingho

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  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.8. Value to lord in 1086 £1.2.
  • Households: 7 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 acres. Woodland 30 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey Goldenbollocks.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Humphrey Goldenbollocks.
  • Phillimore reference: 90,30

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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