The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: [East and West] Horndon

Tweet Like on Facebook
Known today as Horndon / East Horndon / West Horndon.
  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.2 exemption units; 5.3 geld units (very large).

[East and West] Horndon appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

❧❧ Images for Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk coming soon. ❧❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.1 geld units. Taxed on 5.12.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 10 smallholders. 1 slave. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 2 hides.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 8 cattle. 20 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 12 pigs. 50 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Siric.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,1

» Show 2 more entries


AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull
Built with open source: PostgreSQL, PostGIS, GeoDjango, and OpenStreetMap.