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Babingley

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  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 68 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.6 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. 24.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 15 smallholders. 5 slaves. 7 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 2 mills. 5 salthouses.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 12 pigs. 160 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cattle. 13 pigs. 177 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand; Thorth (son of Ulfkil).
  • Lord in 1086: William (of Parthenay).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,1

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