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Dulverton

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 37 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).
  • Head of manor: Dulverton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £14.7.
  • Households: 25 villagers. 6 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 21 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 6 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues & 0.5 leagues * 4 furlongs mixed measures. Woodland 1 * 1 leagues.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 30 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Earl Harold; thanes, thirteen.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,12

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