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Place: Whepstead

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  • Hundred: Thingoe
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 exemption units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 exemption units. 20.0 villtax. Taxed on 6.75.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £13. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 26 smallholders. 10 slaves. 1 freemen. 6 free men.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 15 acres. Woodland 48 pigs. 1 church. 0.25 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 18 cattle. 30 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; free men, six.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,3

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