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Place: Beccles

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  • Hundred: Wangford
  • County: Norfolk / Suffolk
  • Total population: 120 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.8 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.7 geld units. 16.0 villtax.
  • Value:
  • Households: 2 villagers. 45 smallholders. 30 freemen. 26 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 8 pigs. 1 church. 0.2 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs.
  • Lord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,120

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