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Place: Buckenham

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  • Hundred: Shropham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units. 20.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 8 smallholders. 10 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 15 acres.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 2 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 6 pigs. 21 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; free men, ten.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,14

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