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Winterborne [Belet]

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  • Hundred: Cullifordtree
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 5 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1.5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 18 acres. Pasture 6 * 3 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lord in 1086: William Bellett.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William (Bellett).
  • Phillimore reference: 57,3

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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