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Place: Dunton

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.5 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.3 geld units. Taxed on 7.33.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £7.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 6 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 2 cattle. 15 pigs. 34 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: priest, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,3

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