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Place: Boreham

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  • Hundred: Chelmsford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.8 geld units (very large).

Boreham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.3 geld units. Taxed on 8.29.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £8.0. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.1.
  • Households: 8 smallholders. 3 slaves. 15 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 54 acres. Woodland 10 pigs. 1 mill. 1.5 church. 0.65 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 15 cattle. 132 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, fourteen.
  • Lord in 1086: Lambert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 20,56

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