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Place: [High, Little and Magdalen] Laver

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Known today as Laver / High Laver / Little Laver / Magdalen Laver.
  • Hundred: Ongar
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 51 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.3 geld units (quite large).

[High, Little and Magdalen] Laver appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. Taxed on 3.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £20. Value to lord c. 1070 £16.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 13 smallholders. 15 slaves. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 5.5 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 38 acres. Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 2 cattle. 11 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Alwin; (Earl) Leofwin; free man, one.
  • Lords in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne); Ralph (of Marcy).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 20,45

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