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Place: [Great] Fakenham

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 66.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.3 geld units (quite large).

[Great] Fakenham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.3 geld units. 24.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £13. Value to lord in 1086 £14. Value to lord c. 1070 £13.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 7 smallholders. 10 slaves. 6.5 freemen. 20 free men.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 8 pigs. 1 mill. 2 churches. 0.33 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 12 cattle. 40 pigs. 300 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 12 cattle. 20 pigs. 300 sheep. 16 wild mares.
  • Lords in 1066: Alstan; free men, twenty.
  • Overlord in 1066: Alstan.
  • Lord in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,1

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