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Place: Halesworth

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.0 geld units (medium).

Halesworth appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units. 7.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.8.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 14 smallholders. 2 slaves. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 106 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 6 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 6 cattle. 10 pigs. 32 sheep. 2 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Aelfric; Ulf the priest; free men, four.
  • Lord in 1086: Bigot of Les Loges.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Hugh (of Chester).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,13

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