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Place: [Great and Little] Witchingham

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Known today as Witchingham / Great Witchingham / Little Witchingham.
  • Hundred: Eynesford
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 92.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8.1 geld units (very large).

[Great and Little] Witchingham appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Head of manor: Witchingham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.9 geld units. 20.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £10.0. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.5.
  • Households: 1 villager. 27 smallholders. 5 slaves. 22 freemen. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 15.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 5 pigs. 2 mills. 2 churches. 0.1 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 12 pigs. 80 sheep. 30 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 4 cattle. 16 pigs. 100 sheep. 40 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Hardwin (brother of Earl Ralph); free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Ecouis.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Ecouis.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: [Great and Little] Witchingham; Weston [Longville].
  • Phillimore reference: 19,32

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