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Place: Chiselborough

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  • Hundred: Houndsborough
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 12 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.5 lord's lands. Meadow 38 acres. Woodland 3 acres. 1 mill, value 0.75.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 10 cattle. 4 pigs. 29 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred (the butler).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,47

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