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Place: Gunton

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  • Hundred: North Erpingham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.6 geld units (medium).

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

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  • Head of manor: Gunton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units. 6.75 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £4.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 7 smallholders. 7 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 1 cattle. 2 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: (Bishop) Almer (of Elmham).
  • Lords in 1086: William of Noyers; Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,23

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