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[Great and Little] Fransham

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Known today as Fransham / Great Fransham / Little Fransham.
  • Hundred: Laundich
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.8 geld units (quite large).

[Great and Little] Fransham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 8 smallholders. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 1.5 mills.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Gilbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,66

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