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Place: Ipswich

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  • Hundred: Ipswich
  • County: Essex / Suffolk
  • Total population: 322 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.1 exemption units; 8.1 geld units (very large).

Ipswich appears in 20 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Ipswich.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.1 exemption units. Taxed on 6.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £14.3.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 15 smallholders. 1 slave. 18 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 4 pigs. 2 mills. 1 church. 6.12 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 1 cattle. 9 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Fin (the Dane); Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,52

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