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Place: Benton [Hall]

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  • Hundred: Witham
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.1 geld units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. Taxed on 1.12.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 50 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 6 cattle. 12 pigs. 5 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: William son of Gross.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 11,1

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