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  • Hundred: Elthorne
  • County: Middlesex
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Head of manor: Colham I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.75 ploughs. Woodland 15 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin (son of) Aelfgyth.
  • Overlord in 1066: Wigot (of Wallingford).
  • Lord in 1086: Alnoth.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 7,7

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