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Place: Wyken

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  • Hundred: Blackburn
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 40.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.6 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5.
  • Households: 16 smallholders. 1 slave. 2 freemen. 8 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 10 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 3 cattle. 7 pigs. 40 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 11 cattle. 13 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Alan; free men, eight.
  • Lord in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peter of Valognes.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,5

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