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Place: Beighton

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  • Hundred: Walsham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 55 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.8 geld units (quite large).

Beighton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.8 geld units. 12.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £7.7.
  • Households: 29 smallholders. 14 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. 1 church. 0.05 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 16 pigs. 140 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bishop Almer (of Elmham).
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,25

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