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[East and West] Huntspill

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Known today as Huntspill / East Huntspill / West Huntspill.
  • Hundred: Huntspill
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).

[East and West] Huntspill appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves. 4 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 12 cattle. 18 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin {son of Goda}.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,34

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