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Broxted

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  • Hundred: Dunmow
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.1 geld units (medium).

Broxted appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units. Taxed on 0.07.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 5 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 3 cattle. 16 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cattle. 33 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard (son of Count Gilbert).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,12

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