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Arkesden

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  • Hundred: Uttlesford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.9 geld units (quite large).

Arkesden appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.9 geld units. Taxed on 0.93.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres.
  • Livestock in 1066: 12 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cattle. 12 pigs. 32 sheep. 2 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Grimkel.
  • Lord in 1086: Picot (of Cambridge).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,43

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.