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Place: Rigneseta

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Known today as Rigneseta.
  • Hundred: Bosmere
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. 5.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 4 smallholders. 3 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 acres. Woodland 16 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 30 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 16 pigs.
  • Lords in 1066: Godric; Godwy; Hardekin; free men, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey (son of Haimo).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,57

Unknown location
  • Lost, can only be located approximately.
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