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Place: Combs

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  • Hundred: Stowmarket
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 79 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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  • Head of manor: Combs.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units. 37.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £26. Value to lord in 1086 £47. Value to lord c. 1070 £26.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 15 smallholders. 2 slaves. 50 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 16 pigs. 3.5 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 24 cattle. 121 sheep. 2 horses.
  • Livestock in 1086: 24 cattle. 16 pigs. 121 sheep. 60 goats. 2 .
  • Lords in 1066: Wulfnoth; free men, fifty.
  • Overlords in 1066: King Edward; Wulfnoth.
  • Lords in 1086: Hugh de Montfort; Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,6

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