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Place: Briningham

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  • Hundred: Holt
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.1 geld units (medium).

Briningham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.7 geld units. 13.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £4.1.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 17 smallholders. 3 freemen. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 lord's plough teams. 0.5 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 30 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.1 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 4 pigs. 9 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 8 pigs. 104 sheep. 5 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, four.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Longsword.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,57

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