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Place: Thorpe [Market]

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  • Hundred: North Erpingham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 41 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.7 geld units (medium).

Thorpe [Market] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Thorpe Market.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 24 smallholders. 1 slave. 5 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 40 pigs. 2 mills. 1 church. 0.08 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 6 pigs. 20 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 3 cattle. 11 pigs. 50 sheep. 20 goats. 1 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph (of Quesnay).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,122

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