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Pitsea

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units. Taxed on 6.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 1 villager. 3 smallholders. 9 slaves. 8 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 190 sheep. Woodland 30 acres. 1 mill.
  • Lord in 1086: Wulfeva wife of Fin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Wulfeva <of Norton>.
  • Phillimore reference: 84,1

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.