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Midelney

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  • Hundred: Abdick
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 8.3 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 carucates units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 carucates units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 18 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 25 acres. Pasture 100 acres. Woodland 12 acres. 2 fisheries.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 21 cattle. 6 pigs. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Muchelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Muchelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Muchelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Midelney; Muchelney; Thorney.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,1

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