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[East and West] Bradenham

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Known today as Bradenham / East Bradenham / West Bradenham.
  • Hundred: [South] Greenhoe
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.9 geld units (quite small).

[East and West] Bradenham appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Bradenham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units. 18.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £12.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 8 smallholders. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 250 pigs. 1 church. 0.12 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 9 cattle. 75 sheep. 80 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 9 cattle. 18 pigs. 75 sheep. 26 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelgyth (widow of Thorsten).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Baynard.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,34

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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.