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  • Hundred: Puddletown
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 15 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £23. Value to lord c. 1070 £23.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 6 smallholders. 13 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 15 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 15 acres. Pasture 23 * 23 furlongs. Woodland 6 * 6 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictric (son of Algar).
  • Lord in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 25,1

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