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Frome [Vauchurch]

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  • Hundred: Tollerford
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 8 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 6 * 2 furlongs. Woodland 2 * 1 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Alstan (of Boscombe).
  • Lord in 1086: Ansfrid.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Eu.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,10

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