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Keston

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  • Hundred: Helmestrei
  • Area: Sutton
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 39.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 unchanged units; 1.5 exemption units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 unchanged units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 5 swine render.
  • Lord in 1066: Esbiorn Bicga.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Gilbert Maminot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,37

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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.