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[South] Perrott

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  • Hundred: Beaminster
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 14 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Pasture 14 * 3 furlongs. Woodland 7 * 5 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.1.
  • Lord in 1066: Ednoth (the constable).
  • Overlord in 1066: Salisbury (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Lord in 1086: William (Malbank).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Hugh (of Chester).
  • Phillimore reference: 27,9

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