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Place: Guestwick

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  • Hundred: Eynesford
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 20.3 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).

Guestwick appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.2 geld units. 8.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £13.5.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 33 smallholders. 4 slaves. 11 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 24 acres. Woodland 340 pigs. 1 mill. 1.3 church. 0.23 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 20 cattle. 40 pigs. 40 goats. 2 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: (Bishop) A(lmer of Elmham).
  • Lords in 1086: Hugh; Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Guestwick; Guist; Hindolveston; [Wood] Norton.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,15

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