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Place: Babington

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  • Hundred: Kilmersdon
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 2 smallholders. 7 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.25 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Pasture 15 acres. Woodland 6 * 2 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.16.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 1 cattle. 13 pigs. 200 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Ascelin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,49

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