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[Lower and Higher] Vexford

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Known today as Vexford / Lower Vexford / Higher Vexford.
  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).

[Lower and Higher] Vexford appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.37 lord's lands. Meadow 4 acres. Pasture 3 acres. Woodland 11 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cattle. 3 pigs. 10 sheep. 8 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Dunn.
  • Lord in 1086: Alric.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Courseulles.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,44

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