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Swannington

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  • Hundred: Eynesford
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 5 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 5 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorbiorn (of Orwell).
  • Lord in 1086: Ansketil (of Fourneaux).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,32

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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.