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Borley

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  • Hundred: Hinckford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.9 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.7 geld units. Taxed on 0.69.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 5 smallholders.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres.
  • Lords in 1066: Godiva; Grim.
  • Overlord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Ansketil.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 90,55

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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.