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North Curry

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  • Hundred: North Curry
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 200 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20 geld units. Payments of 0.15 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £27. Value to lord c. 1070 £23.
  • Households: 102 villagers. 26 smallholders. 38 slaves. 2 cottagers. 23 other population. 4 pigmen. 5 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 40 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 34 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 78 acres. Pasture 2 * 1 & 5 acres mixed measures. Woodland 62 acres. 1 fishery. 1 church. 3.0 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 20 cattle. 20 pigs. 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lords in 1086: Ansger {the Breton}; London (St Paul), bishop of; King William.
  • Tenants-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain; King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,19

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