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Place: Barham

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  • Hundred: Chilford
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Total population: 30 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.7 geld units (quite large).

Barham appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9. Value to lord in 1086 £9.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 4 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Edeva the fair.
  • Lord in 1086: Ansketil of Fourneaux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan of Brittany.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,8

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AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.