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[East] Quantoxhead

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £11.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 7 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.06 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 2 * 1 leagues. Woodland 50 acres. 1 mill, value 0.37.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Merleswein (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph {of Reuilly}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,2

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