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Milborne [Port]

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  • Hundred: Horethorne
  • County: Dorset / Somerset
  • Total population: 265 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units; 1 never assessed units (quite small).

Milborne [Port] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Milborne Port.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 never assessed units. Payments of 15.0 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £78.8. Value to lord in 1086 £81.0.
  • Households: 70 villagers. 18 smallholders. 5 slaves. 163 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 50 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 65 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 170 acres. Pasture 4 * 2 furlongs. Woodland 2 leagues * 9 furlongs mixed measures. 6 mills, value 3.87. 1 church. 1.0 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 22 pigs. 153 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Reinbald of Cirencester; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,10

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