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Chingford

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  • Hundred: Waltham
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 11 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Waltham Holy Cross.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3.5. Value to lord in 1086 £3.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 6 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 50 acres. Woodland 500 pigs. 1 mill. 4 fisheries.
  • Livestock in 1066: 11 cattle. 30 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 21 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Ordgar.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,7

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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.