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Place: Charlton [Adam]

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  • Hundred: Somerton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • 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 £6.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 6 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 50 acres. Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 20 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 5 cattle. 30 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: cleric, one; thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald {of Vautortes}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,43

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