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Place: Dunston

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  • Hundred: Humbleyard
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 35.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.9 geld units (medium).

Dunston appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Head of manor: Markshall.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units. 6.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £11.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 7 smallholders. 1 slave. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 5.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. 2.5 mills. 1 church. 0.05 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 20 pigs. 24 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Godwin; free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Beaufour.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Beaufour.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Dunston; Markshall.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,35

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