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Place: Waxham

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  • Hundred: Happing
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 80.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.4 geld units (quite large).

Waxham appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.6 geld units. 30.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £4.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 3 smallholders. 25.5 freemen. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 72 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 6 pigs. 8 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: St Benet of Holme, abbey of; free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 17,54

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