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Winsford

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 84 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Head of manor: Winsford.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £11.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £11.5.
  • Households: 41 villagers. 34 smallholders. 9 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 64 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 13 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 4 * 2 leagues. Woodland 40 acres. 1 mill, value 0.02.
  • Livestock in 1086: 52 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Earl Tosti; thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,17

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.