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Place: Cranwich

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  • Hundred: Grimshoe
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. 9.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 10 smallholders. 5 slaves. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 6 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 20 pigs. 1 mill. 1 fishery.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 7 cattle. 27 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cobs. 6 cattle. 27 pigs. 240 sheep. 14 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Overlords in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of; (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,46

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