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[King's] Somborne

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  • Hundred: Somborne
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 unchanged units; 1.5 geld units (quite small).

[King's] Somborne appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Households: 25 villagers. 8 smallholders. 2 slaves. 7 freedmen.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. 3 mills, value 0.75. 2 churches. 0.5 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Duna; [King's] Somborne.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,47

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