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Stratton [-on-the-Fosse]

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  • Hundred: Kilmersdon
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 9.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units (quite small).

Stratton [-on-the-Fosse] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 8 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.75 lord's lands. Meadow 27 acres. Pasture 4 * 4 & 2 furlongs. Woodland 3 * 2 & 1 furlongs. 2 mills, value 0.41.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 21 pigs. 317 sheep. 43 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Alwold; Wulfmer.
  • Overlord in 1066: Glastonbury (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: William {Hussey}; William {of Monceaux}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Pitcote; Stratton [-on-the-Fosse].
  • Phillimore reference: 5,43

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