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Place: Ashdon

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  • Hundred: Freshwell
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 31 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 geld units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units. Taxed on 2.12.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £8.2.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 9 smallholders. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 5 cattle. 60 pigs. 200 sheep. 10 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 7 cattle. 60 pigs. 65 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelgyth widow of Thorsten.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 33,20

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