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Place: Horstead

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  • Hundred: Taverham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 47 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).

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  • Head of manor: Mileham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 16 villagers. 9 smallholders. 4 slaves. 18 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 3 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 30 goats. 1 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 2 cattle. 7 pigs. 20 sheep. 40 goats. 1 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lords in 1086: Roger of Poitou; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,231

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