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Place: [Church and West] Hougham

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Known today as Hougham / Church Hougham / West Hougham.
  • Hundred: Bewsbury
  • Area: Eastry
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 unchanged units (medium).

[Church and West] Hougham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 unchanged units. Taxed on 6.0. Payments of 6.03 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £40. Value to lord in 1086 £58. Value to lord c. 1070 £40.
  • Households: 68 villagers. 20 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 32 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 28 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 40 acres. Woodland 150 swine render. 3 mills, value 3.51. 25 fisheries. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Fulbert; Herbert son of Ivo; Osbern Paisforiere.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Barham; [Church and West] Hougham.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,138

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