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Place: Chaffcombe

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  • Hundred: South Petherton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.3 geld units (quite large).
  • Head of manor: Chaffcombe.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.12 lord's lands. Woodland 8 * 8 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cattle. 24 pigs. 65 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph {Rufus}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,2

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