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Thorne [St Margaret]

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  • Hundred: Milverton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 5 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.75 lord's lands. Meadow 4 acres. Pasture 30 acres. Woodland 8 acres. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 5 cattle. 7 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Alric.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Courseulles.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,73

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