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Place: Butcombe

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  • Hundred: Hartcliffe
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

Butcombe appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 30 acres. 1 mill, value 0.08.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 6 cattle. 2 pigs. 124 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward.
  • Lord in 1086: Fulcran <of Butcombe>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,31

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