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Place: Leta

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Known today as Leta / Letha.
  • Hundred: Blofield
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.7 geld units (quite small).

Leta appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units. 6.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 7 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 4 pigs. 1 church. 0.04 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: free men.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Bishop) Almer (of Elmham).
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,72

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  • Lost, can only be located approximately.
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