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Place: Wateringbury

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  • Hundred: Twyford
  • Area: Aylesford
  • County: Kent
  • Total population: 30 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 unchanged units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 unchanged units. Taxed on 2.0. Payments of 0.15 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 8 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 2 swine render. 2 mills, value 0.15. 1 fishery. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofeva.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux; Ralph son of Turold.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,97

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