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Chilthorne [Domer and Vagg]

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Known today as Chilthorne / Chilthorne Domer / Chilthorne Vagg.
  • Hundred: Stone
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Chilthorne [Domer and Vagg] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 4 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 30 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 11 cattle. 24 pigs. 115 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwy.
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred {the butler}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,80

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