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Place: Fobbing

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 76 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20.6 geld units (very large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20.6 geld units. Taxed on 20.62.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £32. Value to lord in 1086 £36.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 42 smallholders. 9 slaves. 22 free men.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 17 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 1100 sheep. Woodland 750 pigs. 0.8 fisheries.
  • Livestock in 1086: 31 pigs. 717 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Brictmer (son of Queneva); free men, twenty-two.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 20,1

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