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Place: Lakenheath

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  • Hundred: Lackford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units. 20.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. 0.5 mills. 2 fisheries. 1 church. 0.5 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cattle. 17 pigs. 100 sheep. 2 .
  • Lord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,6

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