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Booton

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  • Hundred: South Erpingham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Head of manor: Cawston.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 1 villager. 4 smallholders. 1 slave. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 16 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lords in 1086: Guerri; Osbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Tihel of HellÈan.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,3

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