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Nunminster

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  • Hundred: Risberg
  • Area: Arundel
  • County: Sussex
  • Total population: 94 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 13 geld units; 2 never paid tax units (very large).

Nunminster appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 never paid tax units. Taxed on 2.0. Payments of 0.1 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 15 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 25 acres. Pasture 60 acres. 1 mill, value 0.12. 1 fishery.
  • Lords in 1066: Alwin; Smelt the priest.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 11,64

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.