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Priston

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  • Hundred: Keynsham
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 8 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 80 acres. 1 mill, value 0.37.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs.
  • Lord in 1066: Bath (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Bath (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bath (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,2

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