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Place: [Long] Melford

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  • Hundred: Babergh
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 78 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 14.7 geld units (very large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 14.7 geld units. 20.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £30.
  • Households: 41 villagers. 19 smallholders. 16 slaves. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 8 lord's plough teams. 17 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 50 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 2 mills. 1 church. 2.0 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 30 cattle. 140 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 30 cattle. 140 pigs. 300 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,23

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