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Place: Wickhambreux

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  • Hundred: Downhamford
  • Area: Borough
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 69 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 unchanged units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 unchanged units. Taxed on 4.0. Payments of 2.66 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £28. Value to lord in 1086 £33. Value to lord c. 1070 £20.
  • Households: 36 villagers. 1 priest. 32 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 11 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 new lands. Meadow 32 acres. Pasture 300 sheep. Woodland 80 swine render. 2 mills, value 2.5. 3 fisheries. 2 salthouses. 1 church.
  • Lords in 1066: Alfred Bicga; Sired (of Chilham).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey son of Maleterre; Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,124

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