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[West] Bilney

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  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

[West] Bilney appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 3 smallholders. 8 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, eight.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Phillimore reference: 66,96

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.