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Place: [Santon] Downham

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  • Hundred: Lackford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 19.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.7 geld units (quite large).

[Santon] Downham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.2 geld units. 20.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £9.8. Value to lord in 1086 £12.8.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 3 slaves. 9 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres. 1 fishery. 1 church. 0.16 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 21 pigs. 900 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, nine.
  • Overlord in 1066: free men, nine.
  • Lord in 1086: Frodo {brother of Abbot Baldwin}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,21

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