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Place: Somborne

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  • Hundred: Somborne
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 37 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 14 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 14 exemption units. Taxed on 7.5. Payments of 0.6 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £14. Value to lord in 1086 £14. Value to lord c. 1070 £14.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 5 smallholders. 13 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 68 acres. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Tholf the Dane.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Eu.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Eu.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,1

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.