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Place: Boswell [Banks]

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  • Hundred: Bewsbury
  • Area: Eastry
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 4 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.6 unchanged units; 1 exemption units (quite small).

Boswell [Banks] appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 exemption units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfnoth.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Herfrid <of Throwley>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,195

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