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Place: Cheselbourne

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  • Hundred: Hilton
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 16 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 16 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £16.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 10 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.75 lord's lands. Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 1.5 * 1 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.75.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Shaftesbury (St Edward & St Mary), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Shaftesbury (St Edward & St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,14

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