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Place: Westleton

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 43.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.6 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.0 geld units. 7.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 14 smallholders. 14.5 free men.
  • Ploughland: 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 7 pigs. 1 church. 0.16 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 24 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 20 pigs. 60 sheep. 24 goats. 2 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Aki (the Dane); free men, fourteen and one half.
  • Lord in 1086: Gilbert Blunt.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,85

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