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Place: Wheatacre

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  • Hundred: Clavering
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 49 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.8 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.8 geld units. 16.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £4.8.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 17 smallholders. 2 slaves. 14 free men.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 7.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 62 acres. Pasture 200 sheep. Woodland 16 pigs. 2 churches. 0.5 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cobs. 18 cattle. 12 pigs. 360 sheep. 6 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 11 cattle. 17 pigs. 276 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Thorth (son of Ulfkil); free man, one; free men, six.
  • Overlords in 1066: (Earl) Harold; Thorth (son of Ulfkil).
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey (Baynard); Frenchman, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,17

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