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Place: Westhorpe

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  • Hundred: Hartismere
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 47.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.0 geld units (medium).

Westhorpe appears in 9 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 slave. 15 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 14 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 2 cattle. 31 pigs. 50 sheep. 15 goats. 5 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Wulfric Hagni; free men, fifteen.
  • Overlords in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of; Edric of Laxfield.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo son of Spirewic.
  • Phillimore reference: 53,6

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