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Batheaston

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  • Hundred: Bath
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 48 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units; 2 exemption units (quite large).

Batheaston appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 1 villager. 8 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.25 lord's lands. Meadow 2 acres. 2 mills, value 0.33.
  • Livestock in 1086: 250 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Bath (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter {Hussey}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bath (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,10

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