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Tellisford

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  • Hundred: Wellow
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Head of manor: Tellisford.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 12 smallholders. 3 slaves. 5 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.25 lord's lands. Meadow 18.5 acres. Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 6 acres. 0.5 mills, value 0.82.
  • Livestock in 1086: 7 cattle. 25 pigs. 160 sheep. 53 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Alfgeat; Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Moses; Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,53

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