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Kilton

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 31 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.5 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Kilton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 6 smallholders. 7 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 8.43 lord's lands. Meadow 65 acres. Pasture 60 acres and 1 virgate mixed measures. Woodland 100 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 8 cattle. 12 pigs. 152 sheep. 5 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Alward; Leofric.
  • Lords in 1086: Ralph; William of Mohun.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Mohun.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,30

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