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Place: Chilcompton

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  • Hundred: Chewton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves. 7 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.87 lord's lands. Meadow 14 acres. Pasture 1 leagues. Woodland 80 acres. 1 mill, value 0.12.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 8 pigs. 100 sheep. 20 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter {Tirrell}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Salisbury (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,2

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