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Place: Thorington

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 50.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.3 geld units; 1.3 exemption units (quite large).

Thorington appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.1 geld units. 7.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.7. Value to lord in 1086 £3.4.
  • Households: 15 smallholders. 2 slaves. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 11 acres. Woodland 20 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.06 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 72 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 14 pigs. 92 sheep. 15 goats. 4 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Healfdene; free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Bouville.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey de Mandeville.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,19

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