Doomsday Book - Saltwood

Hundred: Heane

(There were 4 places in the hundred of Heane in the Domesday Book.)

Saltwood, Postling, Belice & Hythe

 

Area: Lympne

County: Kent

Total population: 272 households .

Total tax assessed: 7 exemption units 

Taxable units: Taxable value 7 exemption units. Taxed on 3.0.

Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £29.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.

Households: 33 villagers. 12 smallholders. 2 slaves. 225 burgesses.

Ploughland: 15 ploughlands (land for).

2 lord's plough teams.

9.5 men's plough teams.

Other resources:

Meadow 33 acres.

Woodland 80

swine render.

 9 mills, value 1.0.

1 church.

Lord in 1066: Earl Godwin.

Lord in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.

Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Archbishop of Canterbury, Canterbury Christ Church