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Place: [Great] Wakering

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  • Hundred: Rochford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.5 geld units. Taxed on 5.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9. Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 18 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 3 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 300 sheep. Woodland 40 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 9 cattle. 38 pigs. 115 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 2 cattle. 27 pigs. 110 sheep.
  • Lords in 1086: Swein of Essex; W.; Warner.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,21

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