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Place: Barsham

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  • Hundred: Wangford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.1 geld units (quite small).

Barsham appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. 30.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.8. Value to lord in 1086 £1.7.
  • Households: 4 smallholders. 12 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 24 pigs. 0.5 churches. 0.16 church lands.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofstan the priest; free men, twelve.
  • Overlords in 1066: Earl Gyrth; Healfdene; Aelfric.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Vaux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,40

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