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Place: Ashby

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  • Hundred: West Flegg
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 23.8 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.8 geld units (medium).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units. 15.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.3.
  • Households: 7 smallholders. 13 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 15 acres. Woodland 6 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: St Benet of Holme, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 17,11

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