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Place: Helmingham

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  • Hundred: Eynesford
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 52 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.9 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £4.0. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 9 smallholders. 13 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 1 mill. 2 churches. 0.08 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 11 pigs. 19 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bishop Almer (of Elmham).
  • Lord in 1086: Gunfrid the archdeacon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,16

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