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Place: [Little] Sampford

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  • Hundred: Freshwell
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 45 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £17.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 27 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 38 acres. Woodland 60 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 19 cattle. 50 pigs. 100 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 9 cattle. 30 pigs. 88 sheep. 1 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lords in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert; Frenchmen, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,40

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