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Place: Rainham

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  • Hundred: Chafford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 17.5 geld units (very large).

Rainham appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.5 geld units. Taxed on 8.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £11. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 9 smallholders. 4 slaves. 3 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 5.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 20 pigs. 105 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofstan the reeve; free men, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Phillimore reference: 52,2

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