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Cannington

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  • Hundred: Cannington
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 39.8 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.1 geld units; 0.4 never assessed units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.8.
  • Households: 1 villager. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 0.3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.37 lord's lands. Meadow 23 acres. Pasture 6 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 1 pigs. 40 sheep. 24 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Saemer.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: John {the usher}.
  • Phillimore reference: 46,9

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