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Place: [Great and Little] Bardfield

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Known today as Bardfield / Great Bardfield / Little Bardfield.
  • Hundred: Freshwell
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 83 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.5 geld units (very large).

[Great and Little] Bardfield appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Taxed on 4.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £16.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 22 smallholders. 8 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 32 acres. Woodland 800 pigs. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 28 cattle. 60 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 41 cattle. 107 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,39

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