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Place: Assington

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  • Hundred: Babergh
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 78 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.8 exemption units (very large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.8 exemption units. 7.0 villtax. Taxed on 8.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £20. Value to lord c. 1070 £12.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 55 smallholders. 12 slaves. 6 free men.
  • Ploughland: 6 lord's plough teams. 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 30 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.25 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 24 cattle. 100 pigs. 210 sheep. 14 beehives. 6 horses at the hall.
  • Livestock in 1086: 23 cattle. 60 pigs. 90 sheep. 12 goats. 6 beehives. 5 .
  • Lords in 1066: Siward (Barn); free man, one; free men, five.
  • Overlord in 1066: Siward (Barn).
  • Lord in 1086: Ranulf Peverel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ranulf Peverel.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,3

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