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Place: Bickenhall

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  • Hundred: Abdick
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 7 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 1 league * 1 furlong mixed measures.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 14 cattle. 3 pigs. 7 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelfric.
  • Lord in 1086: William {of Lestre}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,27

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