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Layer [Breton, de la Haye and Marney]

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Known today as Layer / Layer Breton / Layer de la Haye / Layer Marney / Layer-de-la-Haye.
  • Hundred: Winstree
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 89 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 28.1 geld units (very large).

Layer [Breton, de la Haye and Marney] appears in 9 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.9 geld units. Taxed on 0.89.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 16 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 5 cows. 100 sheep. 5 calves.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 4 cows. 103 sheep. 5 .
  • Lord in 1066: A.
  • Lord in 1086: Turold.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ranulf Peverel.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,15

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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.