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Place: Polstead

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  • Hundred: Babergh
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 52 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. 20.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £12.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 30 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 31 acres. Woodland 80 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 28 cattle. 40 pigs. 150 sheep. 8 .
  • Lord in 1066: Robert son of Wiuhomarch.
  • Lord in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Swein of Essex.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,5

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