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Place: Bigods

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  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.1 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.1 geld units. Taxed on 4.08.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 24 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 36 acres. Woodland 350 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Lord in 1066: Esger (the constable).
  • Lord in 1086: (Geoffrey) Martel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 30,31

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