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Aldrington

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  • Hundred: Aldrington
  • Area: Lewes
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 73 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.1 unchanged units; 9 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.1 unchanged units. Taxed on 7.12.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 41 villagers. 10 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 7 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: villagers.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Godfrey {the steward}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,20

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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.