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Place: Aldington

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  • Hundred: Bircholt
  • Area: Lympne
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 306 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.6 exemption;unchanged units; 21 exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 21 exemption units. Taxed on 15.0. Payments of 0.08 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £62. Value to lord in 1086 £101. Value to lord c. 1070 £62.
  • Households: 190 villagers. 50 smallholders. 13 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 100 ploughlands (land for). 13 lord's plough teams. 70 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 170 acres. Woodland 60 swine render. 3 mills, value 0.8. 3 fisheries. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Canterbury Christ Church, archbishop of.
  • Lord in 1086: Canterbury Christ Church, archbishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Canterbury Christ Church, archbishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,23

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