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Place: [Great and Little] Fransham

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Known today as Fransham / Great Fransham / Little Fransham.
  • Hundred: Laundich
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.8 geld units (quite large).

[Great and Little] Fransham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Head of manor: Necton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value:
  • Households: 12 smallholders. 16 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Tosny.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Tosny.
  • Phillimore reference: 22,11

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