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Place: Colveston

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  • Hundred: Grimshoe
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 9.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. 5.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.4.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 6 smallholders. 7 freemen. 2 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 15 pigs. 2 mills. 1 fishery.
  • Lords in 1066: Ely St Etheldreda, abbey of; free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Colveston; Mundford.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,40

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.