The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: [North and South] Shoebury

Tweet Like on Facebook
Known today as Shoebury / North Shoebury / South Shoebury.
  • Hundred: Rochford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.3 geld units (very large).

[North and South] Shoebury appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

❧❧ Images for Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk coming soon. ❧❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 12 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 16 pigs. 64 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Robert son of Wiuhomarch.
  • Lord in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,23

» Show 2 more entries


AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull
Built with open source: PostgreSQL, PostGIS, GeoDjango, and OpenStreetMap.