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Colham

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  • Hundred: Elthorne
  • County: Middlesex
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Colham I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 10 smallholders. 8 slaves. 1 priest. 4 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 6.0 lord's lands. Meadow 3 ploughs. Woodland 400 pigs. 2.5 mills, value 2.3. 1.0 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Wigot (of Wallingford).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 7,5

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.