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Place: Langport

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  • Hundred: Langport
  • Area: Lympne
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 220 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 unchanged units; 1.3 exemption units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 unchanged units. Taxed on 1.5. Payments of 0.43 salt-houses.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 29 villagers. 9 smallholders. 21 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 7 salthouses.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Romney.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Canterbury (Christ Church), archbishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,43

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