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Monksilver

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 62 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Aldred (brother of Odo).
  • Lord in 1086: Aldred (brother of Odo).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Courseulles.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,39

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