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Place: Ridgehill

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  • Hundred: Hartcliffe
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.8 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Ridgehill.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 3 * 3 furlongs & 5 acres mixed measures.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 19 cattle. 16 pigs. 55 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: thane, one; thanes, four.
  • Lords in 1086: Guntard; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Serlo of Burcy.
  • Phillimore reference: 37,6

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