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Place: Barking

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  • Hundred: Bosmere
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 63 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.0 geld units; 7.7 exemption units (very large).

Barking appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Barking.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.7 exemption units. 20.0 villtax. Taxed on 7.05.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £20.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £20.
  • Households: 25 villagers. 30 smallholders. 4 slaves. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 18 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 52 acres. Woodland 50 pigs. 2 mills. 1 church. 0.69 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 11 cobs. 23 cattle. 30 pigs. 100 sheep. 48 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Ely St Etheldreda, abbey of; free men, four.
  • Lords in 1086: Ely St Etheldreda, abbey of; Robert Malet.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ely St Etheldreda, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,16

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