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Place: Wimbotsham

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  • Hundred: Clackclose
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 37.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.2 geld units (medium).

Wimbotsham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. 8.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £6.5.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 24 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 0.3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 18.5 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 5 cattle. 14 pigs. 86 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Ramsey (St Benedict), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ramsey (St Benedict), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ramsey (St Benedict), abbey of.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Hilgay; Wimbotsham.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,1

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