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Place: Snettisham

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  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 78 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.6 geld units (quite large).

Snettisham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Snettisham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 26.5 geld units. 48.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £50. Value to lord in 1086 £85. Value to lord c. 1070 £85.
  • Households: 66 villagers. 129 smallholders. 14 slaves. 37 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 9 lord's plough teams. 20 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 88 acres. Woodland 100 pigs. 13.5 mills. 3 fisheries. 17.5 salthouses.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 cobs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 38 pigs. 447 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Shernborne; [Castle] Rising; Flitcham; Roydon; Snettisham; [West] Newton.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,4

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