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Nayland

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  • Hundred: Babergh
  • County: Essex / Suffolk
  • Total population: 139 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.6 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. 12.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £8.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 17 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 31 cattle. 45 pigs. 80 sheep. 35 goats. 3 .
  • Lord in 1066: Robert son of Wiuhomarch.
  • Lord in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,6

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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.