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Place: Brandeston

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  • Hundred: Babergh
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 10.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.7 geld units (very small).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units. 5.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £3.1.
  • Households: 17 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres. Woodland 14 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.1 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 20 pigs. 16 sheep. 30 goats. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Edmund the priest.
  • Overlord in 1066: Ely (St Etheldreda), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Arques.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Arques.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Brandeston; Clopton.
  • Phillimore reference: 47,3

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