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Place: Boxted

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  • Hundred: Lexden
  • County: Huntingdonshire / Essex
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units. Taxed on 4.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £12. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 18 smallholders. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 300 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 13 cattle. 35 pigs. 140 sheep. 25 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelfric (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 20,37

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