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Place: Binsley

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  • Hundred: Hinckford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

Binsley appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 7 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freeman, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Widelard (of Balliol).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,10

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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