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Place: Homersfield

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  • Hundred: Wangford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 58 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.4 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £16.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 12 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 200 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.1 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 6 cattle. 26 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 26 pigs. 200 sheep. 3 .
  • Lord in 1066: Bishop Almer (of Elmham).
  • Overlord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 18,4

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