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Place: Clopton

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  • Hundred: Risbridge
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.4 geld units (quite large).

Clopton appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 9 smallholders. 2 slaves. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 4 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 6 cattle. 40 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 12 cattle. 30 pigs. 80 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Wihtgar (son of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard son of (Count) Gilbert.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,5

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