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Leigh

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  • Hundred: Milverton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 exemption units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 exemption units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.6. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.81 lord's lands. Meadow 1 acres. Pasture 12 acres. Woodland 20 None.
  • Lord in 1066: Cypping.
  • Lord in 1086: Manfred <of Chubworthy>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Mohun.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,47

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