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Place: Basildon

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  • Hundred: Barstable
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.1 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. Taxed on 3.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 1 villager. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 100 sheep. Woodland 40 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 17 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cattle. 16 pigs. 39 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Godgyth of Thorley.
  • Lord in 1086: W..
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,8

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