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Place: Houghton

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  • Hundred: Babergh
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 4 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).

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  • Head of manor: Houghton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. 4.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 2 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 20 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cattle. 1 horses at the hall.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 .
  • Lord in 1066: Uhtred.
  • Overlords in 1066: Edgar of Houghton; Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of LimÈsy.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of LimÈsy.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Fenstead; Houghton.
  • Phillimore reference: 43,1

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.