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Place: Thaxted

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  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 108 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 11.7 geld units (very large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 11.7 geld units. Taxed on 11.68.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £30. Value to lord in 1086 £56. Value to lord c. 1070 £30.
  • Households: 54 villagers. 34 smallholders. 16 slaves. 4 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 7 lord's plough teams. 21.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 154 acres. Woodland 850 pigs. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 36 cattle. 128 pigs. 200 sheep. 10 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 36 cattle. 128 pigs. 320 sheep. 16 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric); Freeman, one.
  • Lords in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert; Warner.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,2

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