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Basildon

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.1 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. Taxed on 1.12.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.3.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 100 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 7 pigs. 15 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 1 cows. 1 pigs. 95 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofstan.
  • Lord in 1086: Turold (son of Odo).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,7

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