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Place: Bressingham

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  • Hundred: Diss
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 47 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.9 geld units (medium).

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

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  • Head of manor: Bressingham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.6 geld units. 12.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3.1.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 16 smallholders. 12 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 26 pigs. 1 church. 0.12 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cattle. 11 pigs.
  • 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: 14,24

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