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Place: [West] Ham

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  • Hundred: Becontree
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 260 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 16.5 geld units (very large).

[West] Ham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.3 geld units. Taxed on 8.25.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £24. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 48 villagers. 79 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4.5 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 60 acres. Woodland 100 pigs. 8 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 1 cows. 5 pigs. 6 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 9 cattle. 11 pigs. 12 sheep. 13 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Alstan.
  • Lords in 1086: Osbern; Robert Gernon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,8

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