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Place: Wix

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  • Hundred: Tendring
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 55 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Taxed on 4.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6.5. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.5.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 28 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 12 cattle. 40 pigs. 100 sheep. 30 goats. 7 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 14 cattle. 71 pigs. 84 sheep. 34 goats. 10 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter the deacon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter the deacon.
  • Phillimore reference: 42,7

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