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  • Hundred: South Petherton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 10 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 4 * 2 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lord in 1086: William {of Daumeray}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Courseulles.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,36

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.