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Place: Higham and [Lower] Higham

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Known today as Higham / Lower Higham.
  • Hundred: Shamwell
  • Area: Aylesford
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 unchanged units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 unchanged units. Taxed on 5.0. Payments of 0.15 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £15. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 24 villagers. 12 smallholders. 20 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. Pasture 200 sheep. 1 mill, value 0.5. 1 fishery. 1 church.
  • Lords in 1066: Godwin son of Karli; Toli.
  • Lord in 1086: Adam (son of Hubert).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,105

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