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Place: Yarmouth

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  • Hundred: East Flegg
  • County: Norfolk / Suffolk
  • Total population: 92.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

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

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  • Head of manor: Gorleston.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 12 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves. 24 fishermen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 5 pigs. 3 salthouses.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 5 cattle. 300 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 300 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Gyrth.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Yarmouth; Gorleston.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,32

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