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Place: Ardleigh

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  • Hundred: Tendring
  • County: Essex / Suffolk
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.3 geld units (quite large).

Ardleigh appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units. Taxed on 2.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 7 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 40 pigs. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 7 cattle. 8 pigs. 44 sheep. 10 goats. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Osbert.
  • Lord in 1086: Agnes.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Gournay.
  • Phillimore reference: 47,2

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