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Place: Beechamwell

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  • Hundred: Clackclose
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 36.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.2 geld units (quite large).

Beechamwell appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.1.
  • Households: 14 smallholders. 1 slave. 3 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. 1 church. 0.25 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 pigs. 79 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 12 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Alfheah; free men, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: R(obert) of Vaux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,233

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