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Place: Denston

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  • Hundred: Risbridge
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.1 geld units (medium).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 10 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 13 cattle. 28 pigs. 32 sheep. 4 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,4

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