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Place: Charleston

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  • Hundred: Totnore
  • Area: Pevensey
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 unchanged units; 6 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units. Taxed on 6.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2.5 lord's plough teams. 1.3 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Durand; Gilbert; Roger (the cleric).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,15

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