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Place: Mersham

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  • Hundred: Longbridge
  • Area: Wye
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 48 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 exemption units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 exemption units. Taxed on 3.0. Payments of 0.25 salt-houses.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £20. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 39 villagers. 9 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 13 acres. Woodland 30 swine render. 2 mills, value 0.25. 2 salthouses. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Canterbury (Christ Church), archbishop of.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Canterbury (Christ Church), archbishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,22

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