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Ruckinge

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  • Hundred: Ham
  • Area: Lympne
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 56.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 unchanged units (quite small).

Ruckinge 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 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 12 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 swine render.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofred.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph son of Richard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,29

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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.