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Place: Benenden

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  • Hundred: Rolvenden
  • Area: Lympne
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.6 unchanged units (very small).

Benenden appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 unchanged units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 9 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 5 swine render. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Osgeard <of Darenth>.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Romney.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,180

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