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Wheathill

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  • Hundred: Blachethorna
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 2 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Head of manor: Wheathill.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer.
  • Overlord in 1066: Glastonbury (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Geoffrey; Serlo of Burcy.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Serlo of Burcy.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,9

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