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Place: South Raynham

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  • Hundred: Brothercross
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 59 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

South Raynham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: South Raynham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 4 villagers. 33 smallholders. 6 slaves. 14 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 18 acres. Woodland 120 pigs. 3 mills. 1 salthouse.
  • Livestock in 1066: 6 cobs. 4 cattle. 6 pigs. 2 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 4 cattle. 12 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bondi <of Raynham>.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,5

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