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Yarlington

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  • Hundred: Bruton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 6 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Woodland 6 * 3 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.35.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 3 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,54

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