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Place: Chard

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  • Hundred: Kingsbury Episcopi
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 31 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £16.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 11 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 2 leagues * 4 furlongs mixed measures. Woodland 2 leagues * 4 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.12.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 13 cattle. 20 pigs. 300 sheep. 24 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Wells (St Andrew), bishop of.
  • Lords in 1086: Wells (St Andrew), bishop of; thane, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Wells (St Andrew), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,4

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