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Place: Chewton [Mendip]

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  • Hundred: Chewton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 89 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 29 exemption units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Chewton Mendip.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 29 exemption units. Taxed on 14.0. Payments of 0.16 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £32. Value to lord in 1086 £52. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 33 smallholders. 22 slaves. 8 cottagers. 2 other population. 4 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 43 ploughlands (land for). 9.5 lord's plough teams. 21 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 18.12 lord's lands. Meadow 100 acres. Pasture 2 * 1 leagues. Woodland 1 * 1 leagues. 5 mills, value 1.5. 1 church. 0.5 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 35 pigs. 800 sheep. 50 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lords in 1086: JumiËges Saint-Pierre, abbey of; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,29

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.