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Kingston [-by-Sea]

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  • Hundred: Aldrington
  • Area: Bramber
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.8 geld units; 15 adjusted;exemption units (very large).

Kingston [-by-Sea] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.8 geld units. Taxed on 6.75. Payments of 0.89 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. 3 salthouses. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Gunild.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: William son of Ranulf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Braose.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,29

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