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Place: Rivenhall

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  • Hundred: Witham
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 45.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.4 geld units (medium).

Rivenhall appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units. Taxed on 2.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9. Value to lord in 1086 £12.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 14 smallholders. 6 slaves. 1 freemen. 1 burgess.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. Pasture 3 value. Woodland 300.5 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 6 cattle. 40 pigs. 8 goats. 2 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Colchester; Rivenhall.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,8

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