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Place: Steyning

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  • Hundred: Steyning
  • Area: Bramber
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 328 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 adjusted units; 81 adjusted;exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 81 adjusted;exemption units. Taxed on 67.0. Payments of 5.41 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £86. Value to lord in 1086 £100. Value to lord c. 1070 £50.
  • Households: 178 villagers. 63 smallholders. 9 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 41 ploughlands (land for). 7 lord's plough teams. 49.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 113 acres. Woodland 45 swine render. 4 mills, value 2.35. 2 churches.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: FÈcamp (Holy Trinity), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: FÈcamp (Holy Trinity), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,2

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