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Place: Wymondham

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  • Hundred: Forehoe
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 376 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15.1 geld units (very large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 14.1 geld units. 80.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £30. Value to lord in 1086 £71.9. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 64 villagers. 168 smallholders. 8 slaves. 87 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 50 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 99 acres. Woodland 92 pigs. 6 mills. 1 fishery.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 16 cattle. 50 pigs. 24 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lords in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany); Ralph of Beaufour; Roger Bigot; King William; William of Warenne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,215

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