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Wiveton

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  • Hundred: Holt
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 61.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.1 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. 17.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 27 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. 1.5 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 15 pigs. 107 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 28 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorkil.
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald son of Ivo.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Reginald son of Ivo.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,23

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