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Milverton

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  • Hundred: Milverton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.7 geld units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units. Payments of 0.5 royal.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £25.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 7 smallholders. 3 slaves. 3 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Pasture 100 acres. Woodland 100 acres. 1 mill, value 0.37.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 40 sheep. 11 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,26

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