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Place: Hethersett

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  • Hundred: Humbleyard
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 131 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.2 geld units (very large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.1 geld units. 26.75 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £10.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 12 smallholders. 2 slaves. 77 freemen. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 9.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 27 acres. Woodland 40 pigs. 1 mill. 2 churches. 0.56 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 7 cobs. 5 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 5 cattle. 5 pigs. 87 sheep. 7 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Ulf; free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Ribald (brother of Count Alan).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,52

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