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Place: Keswick

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  • Hundred: Humbleyard
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 38.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.6 geld units (medium).

Keswick appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.0 geld units. 13.25 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5.3. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 11 smallholders. 3 slaves. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 2 mills. 1 church. 0.25 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 2 cobs. 5 cattle. 18 pigs. 1 sheep. 2 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 8 cattle. 25 pigs. 80 sheep. 3 wild mares.
  • Lord in 1066: Ulf.
  • Lord in 1086: Aitard of Vaux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Hethel; Keswick.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,94

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