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Place: [Great] Canfield

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  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.3 geld units (medium).

[Great] Canfield 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. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 9 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 51 acres. Woodland 160 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 7 cattle. 20 pigs. 80 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 8 cattle. 30 pigs. 100 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfwin (son of Alfwin).
  • Lord in 1086: Aubrey de Vere.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Aubrey de Vere.
  • Phillimore reference: 35,1

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