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Adber

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  • Hundred: Horethorne
  • County: Dorset / Somerset
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

Adber appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.62 lord's lands. Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 10 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwy.
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo (of Montacute).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,74

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