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Place: Cantley

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  • Hundred: Blofield
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 58 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units. 20.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 42 smallholders. 2 slaves. 10 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 44 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 1 salthouse.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 6 pigs. 400 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 3 cattle. 6 pigs. 400 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alsi (nephew of Earl Ralph).
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl R(alph) the constable.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,94

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