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Gapton

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  • Hundred: Lothingland
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.6 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Herringfleet.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.8.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 3 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 7 cattle. 9 pigs. 110 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Aethelstan; Sprotwulf; Ulf; Wulfnoth.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,55

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