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Place: Markshall

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  • Hundred: Lexden
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.6 geld units (very small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.6 geld units. Taxed on 0.6.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 8 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 2 cattle. 12 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 12 pigs. 80 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Guthmund (brother of Abbot Wulfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Nigel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,13

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