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Place: [Ashwell]thorpe

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  • Hundred: Depwade
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 30 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. 6.75 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 15 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. Woodland 30 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 16 cattle. 40 pigs. 24 sheep. 24 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 17 pigs. 40 goats. 8 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: (Ketil Alder).
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 5,6

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