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Place: Hopton

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).

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  • Head of manor: Herringfleet.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 1 slave. 8 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 5 cattle. 16 pigs. 129 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Siric; Thorger <of Hopton>; free men, eight.
  • Overlords in 1066: (Earl) Gyrth; Siric; Thorger <of Hopton>.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,51

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