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Ramsden [Bellhouse and Crays]

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Known today as Ramsden / Ramsden Bellhouse / Ramsden Crays.
  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 17.7 geld units (very large).

Ramsden [Bellhouse and Crays] appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. Taxed on 1.08.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 25 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 pigs. 50 sheep. 12 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Godric.
  • Lord in 1086: William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: London (St Paul), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,12

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