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Isle [Brewers]

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  • Hundred: Abdick
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

Isle [Brewers] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 10 acres. Woodland 30 acres. 1 mill, value 0.08.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 1 cows. 60 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwy (son of Banna).
  • Lord in 1086: Richard {of Merri}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alfred of `Spain'.
  • Phillimore reference: 35,17

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