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Place: Cameley

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  • Hundred: Chewton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.1 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £11. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 1 smallholder. 13 slaves. 8 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.75 lord's lands. Meadow 160 acres. Pasture 30 acres. Woodland 50 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 24 cattle. 35 pigs. 220 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lords in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances; Humphrey of Carteret.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,62

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