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Cavenham

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  • Hundred: Lackford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units; 5.5 exemption units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.3. Value to lord in 1086 £0.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Cnut <of Tuddenham>.
  • Lord in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo the steward.
  • Phillimore reference: 28,4

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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.