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Place: Elmswell

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 40 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 exemption units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 exemption units. 11.25 villtax. Taxed on 2.33.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 14 smallholders. 5 slaves. 5 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres. Woodland 80 pigs. 1 church. 0.16 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 5 cattle. 15 pigs. 80 sheep. 48 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,73

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