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Place: Worthing

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  • Hundred: Brightford
  • Area: Bramber
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units; 12.5 exemption units (very large).

Worthing appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 11 exemption units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 9 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: freeholders, seven.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert (Savage).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Braose.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,35

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