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Dundon

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  • Hundred: Whitley
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • 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 £6.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 10 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.12 lord's lands. Meadow 40 acres. Woodland 10 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 9 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger {of Courseulles}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Glastonbury (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,13

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