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Sutton [Montis]

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  • Hundred: Blachethorna
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 9 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.25 lord's lands. Meadow 16 acres. Woodland 8 acres. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 11 pigs. 106 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bondi (the constable).
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo (of Montacute).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,56

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