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Place: Burnham [-on-Sea]

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  • Hundred: Bempstone
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 39 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Head of manor: Upper Cheddon.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 16 smallholders. 6 slaves. 3 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 300 acres. Pasture 40 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 11 cattle. 13 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictsi.
  • Lords in 1086: Rademar; Walter of Douai.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,27

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