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Place: Lessness

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  • Hundred: Litlelee
  • Area: Sutton
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 68 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 exemption units. Taxed on 4.0. Payments of 0.2 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £22. Value to lord c. 1070 £18.
  • Households: 60 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves. 3 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 17 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 15 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. Woodland 20 swine render. 3 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Azur.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert the interpreter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,19

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