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Place: Appleton

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  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.1 geld units (medium).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.6.
  • Households: 20 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 1 church. 0.1 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 6 pigs. 63 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 35 pigs. 14 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Abba.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Ranulf son of Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,7

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