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Place: [Gayton] Thorpe

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  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 42.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.7 geld units (quite large).

[Gayton] Thorpe appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Head of manor: Litcham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 5 smallholders. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 7 pigs. 1 mill. 0.5 churches. 0.03 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 9 cattle. 29 pigs. 225 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 29 pigs. 245 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorkil.
  • Lords in 1086: Hermer of Ferrers; William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hermer of Ferrers.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: [Gayton] Thorpe; Litcham.
  • Phillimore reference: 13,16

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