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Place: Billingford

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  • Hundred: Eynesford
  • County: Norfolk / Suffolk
  • Total population: 42.8 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.3 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.4 geld units. 8.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 21 smallholders. 14 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 5.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 310 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 30 pigs. 40 sheep. 60 goats. 5 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 14 cattle. 22 pigs. 100 sheep. 7 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Lord.
  • Lord in 1086: Godric (the steward).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Bawdeswell; Beck; Billingford; Foxley.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,31

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