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Beverington

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  • Hundred: Eastbourne
  • Area: Pevensey
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 unchanged units; 4 geld units (quite large).

Beverington appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.8.
  • Households: 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Keynes.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Beverington; Yeverington.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,7

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.