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Place: Corton

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  • Hundred: Lothingland
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.0 geld units (medium).

Corton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Herringfleet.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 5 smallholders. 15 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 3 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 5 cattle. 12 pigs. 50 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 5 cattle. 12 pigs. 50 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Alric; free men, fifteen.
  • Overlords in 1066: Alric; (Earl) Gyrth.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,45

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