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Place: Chigwell

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  • Hundred: Ongar
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.4 geld units (very large).

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

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  • Head of manor: Chigwell.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.4 geld units. Taxed on 9.37.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £12.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.3.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 2 smallholders. 7 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 13.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 41 acres. Woodland 870 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Lords in 1066: (Earl) Harold; free man, one; free men, six.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Ralph of LimÈsy; Robert Gernon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of LimÈsy.
  • Phillimore reference: 49,3

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