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Place: Willingale [Doe and Spain]

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Known today as Willingale / Willingale Doe / Willingale Spain.
  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

Willingale [Doe and Spain] appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.6 geld units. Taxed on 1.62.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £10.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 6 smallholders. 4 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 120 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cobs. 16 cattle. 30 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 16 cattle. 65 pigs. 100 sheep. 5 beehives. 4 .
  • Lords in 1066: Siward (Barn); free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Ravenot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ranulf Peverel.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,10

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