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Place: Babcary

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  • Hundred: Blachethorna
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 4 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.25 lord's lands. Meadow 14 acres. Pasture 8 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 15 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Godric.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert son of Ivo.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,66

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