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  • Hundred: North Petherton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 exemption units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 exemption units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 4 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 50 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 2 cattle. 10 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Athelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Athelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Athelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,5

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