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Place: Mells

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. 2.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 12 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 7 cattle. 30 pigs. 16 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 7 cattle. 30 pigs. 16 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Manni (Swart).
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Tosny.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Tosny.
  • Phillimore reference: 44,3

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