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Place: Hempnall

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  • Hundred: Depwade
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 57.1 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.0 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Head of manor: Hempnall.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.6 geld units. 18.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £25.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £15.
  • Households: 38 villagers. 70 smallholders. 3.3 free men. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 27 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 200 pigs. 2 mills. 2 churches. 1.0 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 5 cobs. 9 cattle. 100 pigs. 5 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 12 cattle. 60 pigs. 186 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Thorn <of Hempnall>; free men, three and one-fourth part.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Hempnall; Schieteshaga.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,6

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