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Topcroft

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  • Hundred: Lodding
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 102 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.0 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 10 smallholders. 1 slave. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 3 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: priests, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Berengar <of Topcroft>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,37

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