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Weston

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  • Hundred: Bath
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 41 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 geld units (very large).

Weston appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Payments of 0.11 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 smallholder. 10 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.85 lord's lands. Meadow 13 acres. Pasture 60 acres. Woodland 30 acres. 1 mill, value 1.0.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cobs. 8 cattle. 16 pigs. 250 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Edric (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Arnulf of Hesdin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Arnulf of Hesdin.
  • Phillimore reference: 41,1

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