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Messing

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  • Hundred: Lexden
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.2 geld units (quite small).

Messing appears in 2 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 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.2.
  • Households: 1 smallholder.
  • Other resources: Woodland 12 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: free woman, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Bernard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 33,9

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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.