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Place: [Steeple] Bumpstead

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  • Hundred: Hinckford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 78 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.2 geld units (quite large).

[Steeple] Bumpstead appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.2 geld units. Taxed on 3.15.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £12. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 18 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Other resources: Meadow 40 acres. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 30 pigs. 40 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 16 cattle. 100 pigs. 100 sheep. 4 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, twelve.
  • Lord in 1086: Wulfbert <of Bumpstead>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 22,12

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