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Halse

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  • Hundred: Taunton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 7 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 20 acres. Woodland 12 acres. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cows. 7 pigs. 40 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer <of Piddletrenthide>.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger Arundel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Arundel.
  • Phillimore reference: 22,1

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