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Lawford

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  • Hundred: Tendring
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 96.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 21.8 geld units (very large).

Lawford appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units. Taxed on 2.75.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £11. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 1 villager. 10 smallholders. 1 slave. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 200 sheep. Woodland 10 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 4 cattle. 8 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Aelfric; Freemen, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Adelulf (of Marck).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 20,69

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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.