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Place: Leiston

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 117 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 21.9 exemption units (very large).

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  • Head of manor: Leiston.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 21.9 exemption units. 61.5 villtax. Taxed on 21.05.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £22.5. Value to lord in 1086 £34.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £34.5.
  • Households: 27 villagers. 27 smallholders. 7 slaves. 56 free men.
  • Ploughland: 11 lord's plough teams. 10.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 200 pigs. 1 mill. 3 churches. 0.83 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 7 cattle. 72 pigs. 112 sheep. 7 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Edric (of Laxfield); free man, one; free men, eight; free men, forty-seven.
  • Lords in 1086: Fulcred; Gilbert; Robert Malet.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,83

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