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Place: West Briggs

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  • Hundred: Clackclose
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 31 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 geld units (quite small).

West Briggs appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.0 geld units. 2.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 7 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 0.5 acres. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.04 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 10 cattle. 6 pigs. 120 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 13 cattle. 6 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorkil.
  • Lord in 1086: Hermer of Ferrers.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hermer of Ferrers.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,5

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