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Place: Bircham [Newton]

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  • Hundred: Docking
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.8 geld units (medium).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.8 geld units. 15.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £5.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 slave. 11 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 church. 0.16 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 220 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 10 pigs. 540 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Tovi; free men, eleven.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Beaufour.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Beaufour.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,1

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