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Place: Norton

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 70 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.3 geld units (quite large).

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  • Head of manor: Norton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.3 geld units. 17.25 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £15.5.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 21 smallholders. 6 slaves. 34 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 15 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 150 pigs. 1 church. 0.25 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 10 cattle. 50 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 10 cattle. 50 pigs. 100 sheep. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Edeva (the fair).
  • Overlord in 1066: Burghard (of Mendlesham).
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,88

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