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Frampton

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  • Hundred: Dorchester
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 57 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 27.5 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 27.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £40. Value to lord c. 1070 £40.
  • Households: 24 smallholders. 27 slaves. 6 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 25.5 ploughlands (land for). 7 lord's plough teams. 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 9.5 lord's lands. Meadow 67 acres. Pasture 1.5 * 0.5 leagues. Woodland 8 * 3 furlongs. 2 mills, value 1.0.
  • Lord in 1066: (Countess) Gytha (of Wessex).
  • Lord in 1086: Caen (Saint-Etienne), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Caen (Saint-Etienne), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 17,1

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