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Place: Shellow [Bowells]

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  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.1 geld units (quite large).

Shellow [Bowells] appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units. Taxed on 2.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £5.5.
  • Households: 1 villager. 5 smallholders. 6 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 150 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfric.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 30,34

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