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Place: Bowers [Gifford]

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.7 geld units (quite large).

Bowers [Gifford] appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.3 geld units. Taxed on 2.33.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.4.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 60 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 10 pigs. 98 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 4 cattle. 11 pigs. 55 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: man-at-arms, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter the deacon.
  • Phillimore reference: 42,1

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