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[South] Petherton

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  • Hundred: South Petherton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 54.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units; 1.3 never assessed units (quite small).

[South] Petherton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cattle. 11 pigs. 50 sheep.
  • Lord in 1086: Alfgeat the priest.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alfgeat the priest.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,5

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