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Place: Melton [Constable]

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  • Hundred: Holt
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. 10.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.0.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 32 smallholders. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 7.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 1 church. 0.05 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 8 cattle. 5 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 8 cattle. 10 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, four.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lords in 1086: Ansketil the reeve; Roger; Roger Longsword.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,58

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