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Howe

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  • Hundred: Henstead
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.5 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Howe.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. 12.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 1 smallholder. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 40 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 4 cattle.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 41 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth (Grutt).
  • Overlord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,105

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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.