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Place: Kirby [Bedon]

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  • Hundred: Henstead
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 38.9 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units (quite small).

Kirby [Bedon] appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 7 smallholders. 12.5 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres.
  • Livestock in 1066: 8 pigs. 1 horses at the hall.
  • Livestock in 1086: 28 pigs. 6 beehives. 1 .
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Framingham [Earl and Pigot]; Holverston; Kirby [Bedon]; Yelverton.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,7

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