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Place: Bennington

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  • Hundred: Broadwater
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 40 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Bennington.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £14. Value to lord in 1086 £12. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 17 smallholders. 5 slaves. 1 priest. 1 cottager.
  • Ploughland: 11 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 2 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 6.5 lord's lands. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer (of) Bennington.
  • Lord in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Phillimore reference: 36,7

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