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Place: [Great and Little] Saxham

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Known today as Saxham / Great Saxham / Little Saxham.
  • Hundred: Thingoe
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 42 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.7 geld units (very large).

[Great and Little] Saxham appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. 7.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 6 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 80 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 15 cattle. 36 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,6

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