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Pignes

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  • Hundred: North Petherton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. 1 church. 1.0 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictric.
  • Lord in 1086: John the usher.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: John the usher.
  • Phillimore reference: 46,6

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.