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Place: Wattisfield

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 32 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.6 exemption units; 1.1 geld units (medium).

Wattisfield appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Rickinghall Inferior.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.6 exemption units. 17.25 villtax. Taxed on 1.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 slave. 20 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 12 pigs. 1 church. 0.1 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, twenty.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; Roric.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,79

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