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Place: Exton

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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 19.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.9 geld units (quite small).
  • Head of manor: Exton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.8.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 13 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.06 lord's lands. Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 1 * 1 leagues. Woodland 60 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: King Edward; Edwin son of Burgred.
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo son of Mauger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Exton; Nettlecombe.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,5

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