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Place: Alby

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  • Hundred: South Erpingham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 15.9 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.7 geld units (quite small).

Alby appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.3 geld units. 9.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 42 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 6.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 9 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 14 cattle. 7 pigs. 11 sheep. 30 goats. 7 beehives.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cobs. 24 cattle. 40 pigs. 105 sheep. 26 goats. 8 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Godwin of Scottow; Toki of Winterton; Withri of Hanworth; Wulfstan.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Bigot.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Aldborough; Hanworth; Roughton; Sustead; Thurgarton; Alby; Calthorpe; Ingworth.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,87

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