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Place: Newport

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  • Head of manor: Newport.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 11.9 geld units. Taxed on 11.88.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £26.1.
  • Households: 34 villagers. 18 smallholders. 2 slaves. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 40 acres. Woodland 106 pigs. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 80 pigs. 80 sheep. 13 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 20 cattle. 129 pigs. 189 sheep. 24 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert Gernon; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: [Great] Shelford; Newport.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,28

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