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Place: [Castle] Cary

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  • Hundred: Blachethorna
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 58 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 15 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £15. Value to lord c. 1070 £16.
  • Households: 23 villagers. 20 smallholders. 6 slaves. 8 pigmen. 1 burgess.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 17 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 8.0 lord's lands. Meadow 100 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 3 mills, value 1.7.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 16 cattle. 20 pigs. 117 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alsi <of Castle Cary>.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,17

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