The first free online copy of Domesday Book

[High] Littleton

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Chewton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Payments of 0.06 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 6 smallholders. 1 slave. 1 burgess.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.37 lord's lands. Meadow 32 acres. Pasture 66 acres. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 2 pigs. 83 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwold.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph {Rufus}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,66

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.