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  • Hundred: Ely 2
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 39 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Payments of 2.2 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £12. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 7 slaves. 9 freemen. 15 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 10 ploughs. Woodland 5 pigs. 2 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,63

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