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Lexworthy

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  • Hundred: Andersfield
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).

Lexworthy appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 20 acres. 2 mills.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 5 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward (the noble).
  • Lord in 1086: Everard.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 17,3

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