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Place: Westmeston

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  • Hundred: Streat
  • Area: Lewes
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 12 exemption units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 17 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 10 swine render.
  • Lord in 1066: Countess Gytha (of Wessex).
  • Lords in 1086: Robert; man-at-arms, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,41

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