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Place: Kelvedon

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  • Hundred: Witham
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 45 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.5 geld units (very large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £8.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 7 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 25 acres. Woodland 50 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 6 cattle. 35 pigs. 35 sheep.
  • Lord in 1086: Westminster (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Westminster (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,5

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