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Place: Merton

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  • Hundred: Wayland
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.3 geld units (quite large).

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  • Head of manor: Merton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.3 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 smallholder. 29 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 36 acres. Woodland 240 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 cobs. 18 cattle. 24 pigs. 150 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 22 cattle. 24 pigs. 90 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelgyth (widow of Thorsten).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,35

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