The first free online copy of Domesday Book

Hinton [Blewitt]

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Chewton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Hinton Blewitt.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.2. Value to lord in 1086 £5.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.2.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves. 4 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 6.5 ploughlands (land for). 2.5 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 60 acres. Woodland 1 league * 1 furlong mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 5 cattle. 17 pigs. 25 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Alstan (of) Boscombe.
  • Lords in 1086: Hugh {Maltravers}; Ralph {Bloiet}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Eu.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,5

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