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  • Hundred: Horethorne
  • County: Dorset / Somerset
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 5 smallholders. 2 slaves. 2 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.5 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 5 acres. 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 pigs. 66 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,69

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