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Selmeston

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  • Hundred: Wandelmestrei
  • Area: Pevensey
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 7.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units; 0.5 never paid tax units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 never paid tax units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 1 villager.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 1 swine render.
  • Lord in 1066: Alfhere.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Reinbert (the sheriff).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Robert) Count of Eu.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,92

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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.