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Burston

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  • Hundred: Diss
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 41 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.8 geld units (medium).

Burston appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.2. Value to lord in 1086 £0.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.2.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Leofric of Thorndon.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert Malet's mother.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,14

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