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[West] Camel

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  • Hundred: Somerton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10.5.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 8 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 16 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.75 lord's lands. Meadow 62 acres. Pasture 60 acres. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 7 cows. 1 pigs. 191 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Muchelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Dodman; Muchelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Muchelney (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,7

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