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Place: Chalk

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  • Hundred: Shamwell
  • Area: Aylesford
  • County: Kent / Essex
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 unchanged units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 unchanged units. Taxed on 4.0. Payments of 0.2 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £10.4. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 6 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin son of Dudemann.
  • Lords in 1086: Adam (son of Hubert); Bishop Odo of Bayeux; Ranulf Peverel; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,104

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