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Cootham

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  • Hundred: Easwrithe
  • Area: Arundel
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.3 geld units. Taxed on 2.25.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 1 cottager.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert (son of Theobald).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 11,51

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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.