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Birchanger

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  • Hundred: Uttlesford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.5 geld units (medium).

Birchanger appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 30 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freeman, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Esger (the constable).
  • Lord in 1086: Germund (of St Ouen).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 30,48

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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.