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Place: Selmeston

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  • Hundred: Wandelmestrei
  • Area: Pevensey
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 7.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units; 0.5 never paid tax units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units. Taxed on 4.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3.5. Value to lord in 1086 £3.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 3 smallholders. 5 slaves. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Alfhere.
  • Lord in 1086: William (of Keynes).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Selmeston; Sidnor.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,53

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