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Denston

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  • Hundred: Risbridge
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.1 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £3.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 1 smallholder. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 2 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 15 cattle. 24 pigs. 44 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Gerald the marshal.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Gerald the marshal.
  • Phillimore reference: 65,1

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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.