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Place: Caister

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  • Hundred: East Flegg
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 113 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Head of manor: Caister.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. 44.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £20. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 80 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 21 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. 0.5 mills. 39 salthouses.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 8 cattle. 12 pigs. 360 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, eighty.
  • Lords in 1086: St Benet of Holme, abbey of; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,201

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