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Place: [Great] Ashfield

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 65 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.4 geld units; 2.1 exemption units (very large).

[Great] Ashfield appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.4 geld units. 5.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6.4. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 12 smallholders. 2 slaves. 21 free men.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 24 acres. Woodland 88 pigs. 1 church. 0.07 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 6 cattle. 84 pigs. 57 sheep. 40 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 2 cattle. 38 pigs. 110 sheep. 12 goats. 10 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Aki (the Dane); Ketil; free men, fourteen; free men, three.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert Blunt; William; men-at-arms, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Blunt.
  • Phillimore reference: 66,3

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