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Place: [East] Mersea

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  • Hundred: Winstree
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units. Taxed on 6.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 14 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 0 pigs. 4 fisheries.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 9 cattle. 25 pigs. 107 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 12 cattle. 10 pigs. 100 sheep. 1 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Robert son of Wiuhomarch.
  • Lord in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,49

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