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Place: Boyton

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  • Hundred: Risbridge
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.7 geld units (quite large).

Boyton appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4.2. Value to lord in 1086 £4.2.
  • Households: 15 smallholders. 8 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 1 church. 0.06 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 9 cattle. 24 pigs. 300 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cattle. 17 pigs. 70 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Stanwin <of Boyton>; free men, eight.
  • Overlords in 1066: Edric (of Laxfield); Stanwin <of Boyton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey son of R(obert).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,172

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