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Place: Ashcombe

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  • Hundred: Winterstoke
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.5 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 5 smallholders. 7 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.25 lord's lands. Meadow 40 acres. Pasture 100 acres. Woodland 3 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 30 cattle. 18 pigs. 136 sheep. 60 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictric.
  • Lord in 1086: Herlewin <of Shelswell>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,13

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