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Place: [East and West] Barsham

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Known today as Barsham / East Barsham / West Barsham.
  • Hundred: Gallow
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 104.6 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.7 geld units (very large).

[East and West] Barsham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Head of manor: Barsham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.5 geld units. 18.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £8.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 50 smallholders. 1 slave. 12 freemen. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 lord's plough teams. 2 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 30 pigs. 5 mills. 2 churches. 0.93 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066:
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 60 pigs. 280 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Toki <of Walton>; free man, one.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh (of Wanchy).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,99

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