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Place: [Nether] Stowey

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

[Nether] Stowey appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 4 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 7 acres. Pasture 100 acres. Woodland 1.5 * 1.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.01.
  • Livestock in 1086: 9 cattle. 7 pigs. 90 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred of `Spain'.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alfred of `Spain'.
  • Phillimore reference: 35,11

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