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Long Bredy

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  • Hundred: Eggardon
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 9 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £21.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 3 slaves. 9 other population.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.0 lord's lands. Meadow 11 acres. Pasture 1 * 1 leagues. Woodland 0.5 leagues * 3 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.3.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 15 pigs. 353 sheep. 20 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Cerne (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Cerne (St Peter), abbey of; thane, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Cerne (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 11,12

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.