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Place: Depden

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  • Hundred: Risbridge
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.2 exemption units; 4 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4.5. Value to lord in 1086 £5.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 10 smallholders. 1 slave. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 13 cattle. 31 pigs. 77 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 20 cattle. 56 pigs. 80 sheep. 10 goats. 3 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Blaecwin; Brictric Blaec; Godwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lords in 1086: Frodo brother of Abbot (Baldwin); Osbern.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,79

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