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Wilton

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  • Hundred: Grimshoe
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 59 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.2 geld units. 17.0 villtax. Taxed on 17.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 24 smallholders. 8 slaves. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. 6 fisheries.
  • Livestock in 1086: 7 cattle. 30 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: (Countess) Aelfeva.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,34

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