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Place: Wheatley

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.5 geld units (quite large).

Wheatley appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £4.
  • Households: 11 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 100 sheep. Woodland 0.5 hides. 2 fisheries.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cobs. 5 cattle. 20 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 7 cattle. 70 sheep. 1 .
  • Lord in 1066: Leofcild.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,15

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