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Place: Acton

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  • Hundred: Ailwood
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Woodland 2 * 1.5 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.62.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward (Colling).
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh son of Grip's wife (Hawise).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh son of Grip's wife (Hawise).
  • Phillimore reference: 55,41

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