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Place: Watton

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  • Hundred: Wayland
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.9 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.9 geld units. 13.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £7.1.
  • Households: 12 smallholders. 3 slaves. 23 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. Woodland 440 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.16 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cobs. 13 cattle. 35 pigs. 17 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 5 cattle. 30 pigs. 62 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Althryth.
  • Lord in 1086: Ranulf son of Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,11

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