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Tarrant [Keyneston]

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  • Hundred: Pimperne
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 32 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10.2 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10.2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £13. Value to lord c. 1070 £13.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 14 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.5 lord's lands. Meadow 76 acres. Pasture 22 * 22 furlongs. Woodland 8 * 8 furlongs. 2 mills, value 1.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Herling.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Gilbert Maminot of Lisieux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Gilbert Maminot of Lisieux.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,3

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