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Cawston

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  • Hundred: South Erpingham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 26.2 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.8 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 4 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 0.3 mills.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Turold.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Cawston; Irmingland.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,9

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