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Alston

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  • Hundred: Colnes
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.1 exemption units; 0.8 geld units (very small).

Alston appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.1.
  • Households: 1 free men.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfric.
  • Overlord in 1066: N(orthmann the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Wihtmer.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,113

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.