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Place: Pakefield

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  • Hundred: Lothing
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 17.4 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.9 geld units (quite small).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.9 geld units. 4.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 10 smallholders. 10 slaves. 12 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 76 pigs. 2 churches. 0.35 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cobs. 7 cattle. 30 pigs. 160 sheep. 50 goats. 2 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 7 cattle. 30 pigs. 160 sheep. 50 goats. 2 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Wulfsi; free men, twelve.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Gyrth.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Gisleham; Kirkley; Mutford; Pakefield; Rushmere.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,23

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