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Place: Orlestone

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  • Hundred: Ham
  • Area: Lympne
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.9 unchanged units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.9 unchanged units. Taxed on 0.87.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 9 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 6 swine render. 2 churches.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, eleven.
  • Lord in 1086: William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,28

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