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Place: Chilham

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  • Hundred: Felborough
  • Area: Wye
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 unchanged units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 unchanged units. Taxed on 5.0. Payments of 1.75 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £40. Value to lord in 1086 £30. Value to lord c. 1070 £30.
  • Households: 38 villagers. 12 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres. Woodland 80 swine render. 6.5 mills, value 6.4. 2 fisheries. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Sired (of Chilham).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Fulbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,144

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