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Place: [Great and Little] Massingham

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Known today as Massingham / Great Massingham / Little Massingham.
  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 117 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15.4 geld units (very large).

[Great and Little] Massingham appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.6 geld units. 8.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 10 smallholders. 21 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. 0.3 salthouses.
  • Livestock in 1066: 24 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 23 pigs. 260 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: (Earl) Harold; Ordgar.
  • Lord in 1086: Guy of Anjou.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 5,1

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