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Takeley

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  • Hundred: Uttlesford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 47 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.7 geld units (quite large).

Takeley 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 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 5 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 24 acres. Woodland 600 pigs. 0.5 mills.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 4 cattle. 30 pigs. 28 sheep. 50 goats. 5 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorkil.
  • Lord in 1086: Saint-Valery, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Saint-Valery, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,3

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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.