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Place: Elborough

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  • Hundred: Winterstoke
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 1 villager. 5 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.5 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 40 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 12 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward.
  • Overlord in 1066: Glastonbury St Mary, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Ascelin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,11

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