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Gillingham

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  • Hundred: Chatham
  • Area: Aylesford
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 69 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.5 unchanged units (quite large).

Gillingham 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 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 13 acres. Pasture 8 acres. 1 mill, value 0.82.
  • Lord in 1086: Odo.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,88

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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.