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Place: Chaldon [Herring] and [West] Chaldon

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Known today as Chaldon / Chaldon Herring / West Chaldon.
  • Hundred: Winfrith [Newburgh]
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 50 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 18.5 geld units (very large).

Chaldon [Herring] and [West] Chaldon appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 13 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £13. Value to lord c. 1070 £13.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 4 slaves. 15 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 6.0 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 3 cattle. 500 sheep. 13 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,12

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