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Sandford

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  • Hundred: North Petherton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 4 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.75 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 11 cattle. 23 pigs.
  • Lords in 1066: Alward; thanes, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Alward.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger Arundel.
  • Phillimore reference: 22,5

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