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Place: Woolverstone

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  • Hundred: Sandford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.7 geld units (quite small).

Woolverstone appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. 2.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 15 pigs. 1 church. 0.08 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 cobs. 8 cattle. 20 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 7 cobs. 12 cattle. 30 pigs. 100 sheep. 36 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorsten.
  • Overlord in 1066: Edeva (the fair).
  • Lord in 1086: Aelfric the priest.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 3,74

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