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Chelwood

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  • Hundred: Keynsham
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.5 lord's lands. Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 5 * 1 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 15 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Thori.
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred (of Marlborough).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Eustace (of Boulogne).
  • Phillimore reference: 17,5

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