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Place: Breckles

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  • Hundred: Wayland
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

Breckles appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Saham Toney.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.7.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 10 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres.
  • Lords in 1066: free men, eight; free men, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Breckles; Griston.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,5

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