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Place: [Great and Little] Waltham

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Known today as Waltham / Great Waltham / Little Waltham.
  • Hundred: Chelmsford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 156 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15.0 geld units (very large).

[Great and Little] Waltham appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units. Taxed on 8.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £50. Value to lord in 1086 £60.
  • Households: 72 villagers. 30 smallholders. 13 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6.5 lord's plough teams. 36 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 44 acres. Woodland 1200 pigs. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 cobs. 12 cows. 50 pigs. 80 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 11 cows. 60 pigs. 132 sheep. 7 goats. 20 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Esger (the constable).
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville; Hubert; Thorkil; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 30,5

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