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Place: Newton

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  • Hundred: Claydon
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 exemption units; 2 geld units (quite large).

Newton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 exemption units. 6.5 villtax. Taxed on 2.16.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 20 smallholders. 1 slave. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 6 pigs. 1.5 church. 0.31 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cattle. 17 pigs. 60 sheep. 17 goats. 1 horses.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cattle. 20 pigs. 103 sheep. 35 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Uhtred; free man, one.
  • Overlords in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; (Earl) Harold; Uhtred.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of LimÈsy.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of LimÈsy.
  • Phillimore reference: 43,3

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