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Place: Skeyton

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  • Hundred: South Erpingham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.9 geld units. 8.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 2 smallholders. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 28 acres. Woodland 75 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 12 pigs. 24 sheep. 24 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 17 cattle. 20 pigs. 15 sheep. 37 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Esger <of Ruston>.
  • Overlord in 1066: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey Baynard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,2

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