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Place: Worstead

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  • Hundred: Tunstead
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 60.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.6 geld units (quite large).

Worstead appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.7 geld units. 18.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 40 smallholders. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 22 pigs. 1 mill. 2 churches. 0.23 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert the bowman; St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 17,43

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