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Dunwich

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  • Hundred: Blything
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 484.7 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.0 geld units; 2.4 exemption units (quite large).

Dunwich appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.8.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0 acres. Woodland 12 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfmer.
  • Overlord in 1066: Edric of Laxfield.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Dunwich; Thorpe.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,26

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