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Place: Sturston

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  • Hundred: Grimshoe
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.8 geld units (very large).

Sturston appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units. 11.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 2 smallholders. 16 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 3.3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 8 cattle. 20 pigs. 3 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 11 cattle. 11 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Thorth (son of Ulfkil); free men, sixteen.
  • Lord in 1086: Lovell.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,33

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