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Draycott

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  • Hundred: Stone
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 9 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.75 lord's lands. Meadow 26.5 acres. Pasture 31 acres. Woodland 31 acres. 1 mill, value 0.75.
  • Livestock in 1086: 11 pigs. 83 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfwy.
  • Lord in 1086: William {of Courseulles}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,12

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