Project Status: Complete

The Eel-Rents Project is a multimedia platform for an exploration of eels as a part of the economy and culture of eleventh-century Britain. The project presents an interactive map that shows the location of eel rents in the Domesday Books and also presents a bibliography and discussion of the importance of the aquatic animals to early English life.

Resource details:

Resource Type: BibliographyBlogMapMultimedia

License: Unknown

Modern Language: EnglishEnglishEnglish

Medieval content details:

Dates: 1000 - 1100

Subject: AgricultureAnimalsEarly English PeoplesEarly English StudiesEarly Medieval EnglandEconomyPeasantsTrade

Type/Genre of Medieval Primary Source Material: AccountsArt and ArtifactsManuscriptsMaterial EvidenceTextual Evidence

Geopolitical Region: British Isles and IrelandEnglandEurope

Original Language: Latin