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Place: Henstead

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 geld units (quite small).

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  • Head of manor: Blythburgh.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 9 smallholders. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 12 pigs. 40 sheep. 20 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Edric (of Laxfield); free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Godfrey of Pierrepont.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,12c

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