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Place: [East and West] Lexham

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Known today as Lexham / East Lexham / West Lexham.
  • Hundred: Laundich
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 45 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.8 geld units (very large).

[East and West] Lexham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Mileham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.8 geld units. 7.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.3. Value to lord in 1086 £3.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 9 smallholders. 6 freemen. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 30 pigs. 1 mill. 0.3 salthouses. 1 church. 0.25 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 7 cattle. 24 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 5 pigs. 210 sheep. 4 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Fathir <of Banham>; free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Beaufour.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,8

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