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Place: Hamsey

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  • Hundred: Barcombe
  • Area: Lewes
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 30 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 14 adjusted;exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 14 adjusted;exemption units. Taxed on 13.0. Payments of 0.65 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 14 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 13 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 200 acres. Woodland 10 swine render. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfeva (Beteslau).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Hugh; (another) Ralph; Ralph (of Quesnay).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,49

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