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Bagborough

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  • Hundred: Taunton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 43 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).

Bagborough appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 5 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 60 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Merleswein (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph {of Reuilly}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Phillimore reference: 31,4

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