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Place: Elmstead

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  • Hundred: Tendring
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units. Taxed on 8.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9. Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 36 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 18 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 22 acres. Pasture 60 sheep. Woodland 500 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cobs. 18 cattle. 30 pigs. 150 sheep. 40 goats. 5 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 10 cattle. 32 pigs. 190 sheep. 80 goats. 2 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Robert son of Wiuhomarch.
  • Lord in 1086: Siric.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,64

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