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Place: Sotherton

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 geld units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units. 1.75 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 20 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 100 pigs. 1 church. 0.04 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 12 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 1 cattle. 24 pigs. 25 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Rada <of Redenhall>; free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Frank (of Falconberg).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Drogo of la BeuvriËre.
  • Phillimore reference: 48,1

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