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Cucklington

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  • Hundred: Wincanton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.5 lord's lands. Meadow 22 acres. Woodland 18 * 4 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 12 cattle. 13 pigs. 129 sheep. 25 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofing; Swein.
  • Lord in 1086: Bretel (de Sancto Claro).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,64

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