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Belluton

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  • Hundred: Keynsham
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 77.7 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20.7 geld units (very large).

Belluton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.62 lord's lands. Meadow 22 acres. Pasture 20 acres. Woodland 4 * 2 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.75.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 13 pigs. 47 sheep. 10 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Tovi (the sheriff of Somerset).
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred (of Marlborough).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 17,6

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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.