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Helmingham

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  • Hundred: Eynesford
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 52 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.9 geld units (quite large).

Helmingham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units. 40.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Reginald.
  • Overlord in 1066: Bishop Almer (of Elmham).
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William (of Thetford).
  • Phillimore reference: 10,35

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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.