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Place: Thornham

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  • Hundred: Smethdon
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 42 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units. 24.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £14. Value to lord in 1086 £16.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 5 smallholders. 16 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 2 cattle. 500 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bishop Almer (of Elmham).
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,3

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