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Place: Henstridge

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  • Hundred: Horethorne
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 70 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 14.1 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Henstridge.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £23.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £23.
  • Households: 37 villagers. 15 smallholders. 8 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 24 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 8.0 new lands. Meadow 160 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. Woodland 1 * 0.5 & 2 acres mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.12.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 1 cows. 22 pigs. 438 .
  • Lords in 1066: Earl Harold; free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,25

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