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Sutton [Veny]

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  • Hundred: Warminster
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 43 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 17 geld units (very large).

Sutton [Veny] appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 5 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.0 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 0.5 leagues * 1 furlong mixed measures. Woodland 1 league * 1 furlong mixed measures. 0.3 mills, value 0.33.
  • Lord in 1066: Spirtes the priest.
  • Lord in 1086: Montebourg (Sainte-Marie), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Nigel the doctor.
  • Phillimore reference: 56,4

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