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Place: Wickham [Skeith]

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  • Hundred: Hartismere
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 59.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.9 geld units (medium).

Wickham [Skeith] appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.3.
  • Households: 22 smallholders. 2.5 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 40 pigs. 1 church. 0.1 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 18 cattle. 40 pigs. 260 sheep. 60 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cattle. 14 pigs. 33 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Alfled; free man, one and three halves.
  • Overlords in 1066: Alfled; (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,31

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