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Halsway

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 1 smallholder. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.37 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 400 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 50 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alric.
  • Lord in 1086: Alric.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Courseulles.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,41

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