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Explain The Changing The Land Ownership System In Elizabethan England

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Changing the system. During Elizabethan times the land ownership system was changed several times, but most of the land was owned by the crown, the nobles were usually the only ones to own land and the peasants were isolated from owning anything. During Elizabethan times the crown own most of the land, and even when they didn't own it they still claimed rights to any valuables found on land. Whereas the other end of the class spectrum the peasants couldn't own property but they could be provided with residents in exchange for work. These times there was only 55 noble families the land was handed down through the generations.[1] After one family was gone they were not replaced because they royal family felt threatened. And yet most of the
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