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Hunstanton

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  • Hundred: Smethdon
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 80 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units (quite small).

Hunstanton appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.0 geld units. 8.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 7 smallholders. 4 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. 1 church.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cows. 1 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cattle. 40 pigs. 40 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Bovi <of Ringstead>.
  • Lord in 1086: John nephew of Waleran.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: John nephew of Waleran.
  • Phillimore reference: 49,2

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