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Place: [West] Bergholt

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  • Hundred: Lexden
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units (quite small).

[West] Bergholt appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.6 geld units. Taxed on 2.55.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 5 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 300 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 14 cattle. 6 pigs. 148 sheep. 32 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 11 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofwin Croc; free men, seven.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: [West] Bergholt; Bradfield.
  • Phillimore reference: 46,2

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