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Place: Chew [Magna]

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  • Hundred: Chew
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 108 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 30 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Chew Magna.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 30 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £43.
  • Households: 48 villagers. 36 smallholders. 22 slaves. 2 pigmen.
  • Ploughland: 50 ploughlands (land for). 13 lord's plough teams. 34 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Meadow 100 acres. Pasture 50 acres. Woodland 2 * 0.5 leagues. 5 mills, value 1.5.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 9 cattle. 36 pigs. 148 sheep. 46 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Wells St Andrew, bishop of.
  • Lords in 1086: Wulfric; Stephen; Richard; Roghard; Wells St Andrew, bishop of; Aelfric of Stowey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Wells St Andrew, bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,13

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