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Place: Burnham Thorpe

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  • Hundred: Gallow
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 58 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.7 geld units (quite large).

Burnham Thorpe appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Burnham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.7 geld units. 36.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 29 smallholders. 9 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 8 pigs. 0.3 mills. 1 church. 0.66 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 4 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cobs. 4 cattle. 28 pigs. 345 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Toki <of Walton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter (of Grandcourt).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,105

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