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Chedgrave

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  • Hundred: Lodding
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 73.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.9 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units. 2.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 19 smallholders. 4 slaves. 13.5 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 17 acres. Woodland 15 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 7 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 160 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Thorth (son of Ulfkil); free men, thirteen.
  • Overlord in 1066: Thorth (son of Ulfkil).
  • Lord in 1086: Einbold.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,43

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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.