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Place: [Lower and Upper] Chancton

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Known today as Chancton / Lower Chancton / Upper Chancton.
  • Hundred: Steyning
  • Area: Bramber
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 5 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 exemption units (quite large).

[Lower and Upper] Chancton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 exemption units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 5 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Essocher.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Braose.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,17

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