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Place: Heckingham

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  • Hundred: Clavering
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 54.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.9 geld units (quite large).

Heckingham appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.2 geld units. 12.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £4.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 slave. 31 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 4 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.06 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 20 pigs.
  • Lords in 1066: Hagni (the reeve); free men, eight; free men, seventeen.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Godric the steward.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Godric the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,42

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