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Place: Fordley

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.2 geld units (quite small).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.0 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.2.
  • Households: 0.5 smallholders. 15 free men.
  • Ploughland: 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, fifteen.
  • Overlords in 1066: Edric of Laxfield; Northmann (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,30

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