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Winsham

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  • Hundred: Kingsbury Episcopi
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 63 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 50 villagers. 12 slaves. 1 pigmen.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 0.5 leagues * 1.5 furlongs mixed measures. 2 mills, value 1.0.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 13 cattle. 13 pigs. 270 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alsi.
  • Lord in 1086: Osmund.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Wells (St Andrew), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,12

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