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Place: [Great] Braxted

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  • Hundred: Witham
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.2 geld units (medium).

[Great] Braxted appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.9 geld units. Taxed on 1.87.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £8.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 6 smallholders. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. Woodland 300 pigs. 0.5 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 14 cattle. 40 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 6 cattle. 46 pigs. 110 sheep. 4 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: thane, royal, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard (of Sackville).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,1

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