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Place: Saxlingham

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  • Hundred: Gallow
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 106.8 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.9 geld units (very large).

Saxlingham appears in 13 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Thornage.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8.6 geld units. 12.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £13. Value to lord in 1086 £30.1.
  • Households: 40 smallholders. 8 slaves. 16 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 8 lord's plough teams. 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres. Woodland 50 pigs. 3 mills. 1 church. 0.26 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 12 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bishop Almer of Elmham.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop William of Thetford.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop William of Thetford.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Saxlingham; Brinton; Hempstead; Thornage; [East] Beckham.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,8

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