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Place: Clapton [-in-Gordano]

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  • Hundred: Portbury
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 10 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.5 lord's lands. Meadow 50 acres. Pasture 18 * 3 furlongs. Woodland 7 * 1 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 16 cattle. 40 pigs. 50 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Herlewin <of Shelswell>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,27

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