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Place: Cloford

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  • Hundred: Frome
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 17 smallholders. 2 slaves. 3 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.5 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 300 acres. Woodland 160 acres. 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 10 cattle. 50 pigs. 150 sheep. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, five.
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred (the butler).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,53

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