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Place: Thurston

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  • Hundred: Thedwastre
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 exemption units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 exemption units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 6 pigs. 0.5 churches. 0.12 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cattle. 13 pigs. 40 sheep. 2 horses.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cattle. 20 pigs. 50 sheep. 6 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Edmer.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,33

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