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[West] Dean

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  • Hundred: Willingdon
  • Area: Pevensey
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

[West] Dean appears in 2 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. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Edwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Osbern.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,33

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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.