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Cooksey [Corner and Green]

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Known today as Cooksey / Cooksey Corner / Cooksey Green.
  • Hundred: Clent
  • County: Worcestershire
  • Total population: 14.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.9 geld units (quite large).

Cooksey [Corner and Green] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.4.
  • Households: 3 smallholders. 2 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 1 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 league * 3 furlongs mixed measures.
  • Lords in 1066: Alwin; Atilic.
  • Lords in 1086: Herbrand (of Pont-Audemer); William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Urso of Abetot.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,12

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