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Place: Wethersfield

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  • Hundred: Hinckford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 68 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.6 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.6 geld units. Taxed on 3.62.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £28.9. Value to lord c. 1070 £28.
  • Households: 28 villagers. 25 smallholders. 7 slaves. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 25 acres. Woodland 500 pigs. 2 mills. 2 churches. 0.32 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 17 cattle. 100 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 40 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lords in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany); Gilbert son of Warin; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,13

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