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Place: Leybourne

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  • Hundred: Larkfield
  • Area: Aylesford
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 unchanged units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 unchanged units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £10.4. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 2 smallholders. 10 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 50 swine render. 1 mill, value 0.35. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorgisl.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Godwin.
  • Lords in 1086: Adam (son of Hubert); Richard son of (Count) Gilbert; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,40

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