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'Text of the Somerset Domesday: Part 2', in A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 1, (London, 1906) pp. 479-526. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/som/vol1/pp479-526 [accessed 20 April 2024]

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## Part 2

Rainald 'de Valle torta' holds of the count
Cerletone, 'Ceorlatona' [Charlton Adam, (fn. 1)
alias East Charlton]. Three thegns with 1
cleric held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
and paid geld for 5 hides. (fn. 2) There is land for
6 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 3
ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins
and 6 bordars 'and 2 cottars' with 1½
ploughs. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 5
beasts and 30 swine and 60 sheep.' There
(are) 50 acres of meadow and 40 acres of
pasture and 20 acres of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*). 'The manor is worth 6 pounds
and as much when the count received it.'

The count himself holds Cinioch [East Chinnock]. (fn. 3) Edmer (fn. 4) held (it) and paid geld for 7 hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '4½ hides and' 3 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 12 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 14 beasts and 122 sheep.' There is a mill paying 15 pence, and 60 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. It was worth 100 shillings. Now 12 pounds.

Bretel holds of the count Peret [North Perrott]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '6 hides and ' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 12 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 4 hides.' 'There are 2 beasts and 10 swine and 120 sheep.' There are 2 mills paying 14 shillings, and 18 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 6 furlongs long and 3 furlongs broad. It was and is worth 7 pounds.

Ansger 'Brito' holds of the count Udecome,
'Odecoma' [Odcombe]. Edmer held
(it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides.
There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 2 ploughs and
4 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 16 (fn. 5) bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3 hides.' 'There
are 36 swine and 126 sheep.' There is a
mill paying 7 shillings and 6 pence. There
(are) 20 acres of meadow and 12 acres of
pasture and 1 furlong of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*). It was and is worth 100 shillings.

Alvred holds Ceolseberge, 'Ceoselbergon'
[Chiselborough]. Two thegns held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 5
hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In
demesne are '1½ hides and' 1 plough and 2
serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 12 bordars
with 4 ploughs 'and 3½ hides.' 'There are
2 riding-horses and 10 beasts and 4 swine
and 29 sheep.' There is a mill paying 15
shillings, and 38 acres of meadow and 3 acres
of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It was worth
60 shillings. Now 100 shillings.

Malger holds of the count Cinioch [Chinnock, Middle]. One thegn held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' and paid geld for 3 hides. There is
land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides
and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 2
villeins and 9 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1
hide.' 'There are 6 swine.' There (are) 36
acres of meadow. It was worth 4 pounds.
Now 3 pounds.

Alvred holds of the count Cinioch [Chinnock, West]. One thegn held (it) ' in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides.
There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are
'2 hides and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there
are) 5 villeins and 10 bordars with 2 ploughs
'and 2 hides.' 'There are 2 riding-horses
and 4 beasts and 20 swine and 67 sheep.'
There (is) a mill paying 10 shillings, and 40
acres of meadow and 2 acres of pasture. It is
worth 4 pounds. 'When the count receixed
it 3 pounds.'

The church of St. Mary of Greistan holds
of the count Nortone [Norton-sub-Hamdon].
One thegn held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is
land for 5 ploughs. Of this (land) 2 hides
are in demesne where are 1 plough and 5
serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 6 bordars
with 3 ploughs 'and 2 hides.' 'There are
1 riding-horse and 10 beasts and 17 swine
and 40 sheep.' There (are) 2 mills paying 20
shillings, and 25 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 2 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad.
It was and is worth 100 shillings.

Alvred holds of the count Penne [Pendomer]. Alward 'the hunter (*venator*),' held
(it) 'of the king' T.R.E. and paid geld for 5
hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and' 3 ploughs and 2 serfs
and (there are) 5 villeins and 10 bordars with
4 ploughs 'and 2 hides.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 4 unbroken mares and 12 beasts
and 35 swine and 250 sheep.' There (are)
10 acres of meadow and 4 furlongs of pasture
(reckoning) in length and breadth. Wood(land)
7 furlongs long and 3 furlongs broad. It was
worth 40 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

The count himself holds Clovewrde,
'Cloveswrda' [Closworth]. One thegn held
(it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for 7 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In
demesne are '4 hides and' 3 ploughs and
3 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 7 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3 hides.' 'There is 1
riding-horse and 9 beasts and 23 swine and
100 sheep and 100 she-goats.' There (is) a
mill paying 15 shillings, and 12 acres of
meadow. Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and
2 furlongs broad. It was and is worth 7
pounds.

Alvred holds of the count Claford [Cloford]. Five thegns held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides.
There is land for 9 ploughs. In demesne are
'5½ hides and' 3 ploughs and 2 serfs and 3
cottars and (there are) 12 villeins and 17
bordars with 7 ploughs 'and 4½ hides.'
'There are 2 riding-horses and 38 unbroken
mares and 10 beasts and 50 swine and 150
sheep and 30 she-goats.' There is a mill
paying 3 shillings, and 20 acres of meadow
and 300 acres of pasture and 160 acres of
wood(land). It was worth 7 pounds. Now
10 pounds.

The count himself holds Gerlintune, 'Gerlincgetuna' [Yarlington]. Alnod held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 7 hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and' 1 plough and 6 serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 6 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 3 hides.' 'There are 6 beasts and 3 swine and 60 sheep.' There is a mill paying 7 shillings. Wood(land) 6 furlongs long and 3 furlongs broad. It was worth 7 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Drogo holds of the count Ufetone [Woolston
in North Cadbury]. Three thegns held
(it) ' in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 3 hides and 1½ virgates of land.
There is land for 2½ ploughs. In demesne
are '2½ hides and 1½ virgates and' 1 plough
and 8 cottars with 1 villein and 5 bordars
with 1 plough 'and half a hide.' 'There
are 66 sheep.' There is a mill paying 30
pence, and 10 acres of meadow. It was worth
50 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Drogo holds of the count Sutone [Sutton
Montis]. Bundi held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs.
In demesne are '3 hides and 1 virgate and'
2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins
and 9 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 2 hides
less 1 virgate.' 'There are 11 swine and
106 sheep.' There is a mill from which
no rent is paid (*sine censu*), and 16 acres of
meadow and 8 acres of wood(land). It was
and is worth 100 shillings.

Drogo holds of the count Sceptone, 'Sheptuna' [Shepton Montague]. Toli held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There
is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '3
hides and' 2 ploughs and 8 serfs and (there
are) 8 villeins and 5 bordars with 3 ploughs
'and 2 hides.' 'There are 2 riding-horses
and 4 cows and 23 swine and 210 sheep.'
There (are) 2 mills, from one of which no
rent is paid (*sine censu*), the other pays 7
shillings and 6 pence. There (are) 30 acres
of meadow. Wood(land) 10 furlongs long
and 4 furlongs broad. It was worth 7 pounds.
Now 100 shillings.

To this manor has been added Stoche
[Stoney Stoke in Shepton Montague]. Drogo
holds (it) of the count. Robert son of Wimarc
held (it) ' in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 3 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs.
In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough and 2
serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 8 bordars
with 2 ploughs 'and 2 hides.' 'There are 7
beasts and 11 swine and 50 sheèp.' There
(are) 5 acres of meadow and 2 acres of wood(land). It is worth 3 pounds. 'When the
count received it, 4 pounds.'

Bretel holds of the count Roliz, 'Reliz' [Redlynch]. Alvric held (it) and paid geld for 4 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and' 1 plough and (there are) 4 villeins and 3 bordars and 7 cottars with 1 plough 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 20 swine and 20 sheep.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 2 furlongs long and half a furlong broad. It is worth 40 shillings. 'When the count received it, 4 pounds.'

Malger holds of the count Chintune
[Keinton Mandeville]. Two (fn. 6) thegns held (it)
'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In
demesne are '4 hides and 1 virgate less 5
acres and' 3 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there
are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 cottar
owning 1½ ploughs 'and 3 virgates and 5 acres.'
'There are 5 swine and 85 sheep.' There are
30 acres of meadow. It is worth 4 pounds.
'When the count received it, 5 pounds.'

Richard holds of the count Credelincote [Carlingcott in Dunkerton (fn. 7) ]. Godeman (fn. 8) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and 1 virgate and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and with 1 villein and 3 bordars 'who have 1 virgate.' 'There are 3 cows and 12 swine and 162 sheep.' There is a mill paying 5 shillings, and 10 acres of meadow. It is worth 50 shillings. 'When the count received it, 60 shillings.'

Alvred holds of the count Ecewiche, 'Ecchewica' [Wick in Camerton]. Alestan 'de Boscoina' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. 'One plough can till this land.' There (are) 1 villein and 1 serf. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Bretel holds of the count Berrowene [South Barrow]. Almær held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and half a virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 1 bordar and 4 cottars with 4 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 3½ virgates.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 11 beasts and 15 swine and 65 sheep.' There are 8 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture and 40 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 4 pounds.

Bretel holds of the count Stoche [Stoke
Trister]. Two thegns held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides.
There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne
are '1½ hides and' 1 plough and 7 serfs and
(there are) 3 villeins and 8 bordars and 5 cottars
(*coscez*) with 2 ploughs 'and the rest of the
land.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 11
beasts and 20 swine and 70 she-goats and 8
unbroken mares.' There is a mill paying 10
pence, and 15 (fn. 9) acres of meadow. Wood(land) 1 league long and 1 furlong broad. It
was and is worth 60 shillings.

Bretel holds of the count Cocintone [Cucklington]. Leving and Swain held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for
7 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In
demesne are '3½ hides and' 1 plough with
1 serf and (there are) 12 villeins and 8 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 3½ hides.' 'There
are 4 cottars. There are 12 beasts and 13
swine and 129 sheep and 25 she-goats.' There
(are) 22 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 18 furlongs long and 4 furlongs broad. It was worth
7 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Ansger holds of the count Aldedeford
[Alford]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs.
In demesne are '2½ hides and 1 virgate and'
1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins
and 4 bordars and 4 cottars with 2 ploughs
'and 2 hides and 1 virgate.' 'There are 20
swine.' There is a mill paying 7 shillings,
and 50 acres of meadow, and from the villeins (are due) 8 blooms (*blomas*) of iron. It
was worth 100 shillings. Now 4 pounds.

Robert 'son of Ivo' holds of the count Babachan (fn. 10) [Babcary]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 10 beasts and 15 swine.' There are 14 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture. It was worth 50 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

Hugh 'de Valletorta' holds of the count Fedintone (fn. 11) [Foddington in Babcary). Celred held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1½ virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough with 1 villein and 1 bordar with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land' and 4 acres of meadow. It was worth 30 shillings. Now 20.

Malger 'de Cartrai' holds of the count
Clopetone [Clapton in Maperton]. Two
thegns 'Wlua and Alvric his brother ' held
(it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3
ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 1
plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins
and 3 bordars 'with 1 hide.' 'There are 2
beasts and 10 swine and 4 unbroken mares
and 100 sheep and 22 she-goats. There
are 2 furlongs of wood(land) in length and
1 in breadth.' It is worth 30 shillings.
'When the count received it, 3 pounds.'

Alvred holds of the count Westone [Weston Bamfield]. Brictuid held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 2½ virgates. There is land for 1 plough which is there with 5 bordars. 'There are 2 serfs. There are 2 riding-horses and 8 beasts and 10 swine.' There is half a mill paying 30 pence. 'There are 4 acres of wood(land) and 8 acres of meadow.' It was worth 20 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

Humphrey holds of the count 1 hide in
Gatelme [Goathill]. (fn. 12) Godricheld (it) T.R.E.
There is land for 2 ploughs which are there
with 2 villeins and 3 bordars. 'In demesne
are 3 virgates and 1½ ploughs and the villeins
have 1 virgate and half a plough. There are 2
closes (*masurae*) in Meleborna [Milborne Port].
There are 1 riding-horse and 2 cows and 15
swine and 50 sheep.' There is a mill paying
10 shillings, and 15 acres of meadow and 15 (fn. 13)
acres of wood(land). It is worth 30 shillings.
'When he received it, 20 shillings.'

[This entry is written across foot of fol. 92*d*.]

fo. 93

Warmund holds of the count in Meleburne [Milborne Port] 1 hide. 'Goduin held it T.R.E.' There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne with 2 bordars and 2 serfs. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 cow and 20 swine.' There (are) 11 acres of meadow and a mill paying 16 pence, and 5 burgesses paying 3 shillings 'and 9 pence.' The whole is worth 20 shillings. 'When he received it, 15 shillings.'

The count himself holds Merstone [Marston Magna]. Four thegns held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for 5 hides. 'Leuerona held 3 hides, Edret
held 1 hide, and Saward and his mother held
1 hide.' There is land for 5 ploughs. In
demesne are '2 hides and 3 virgates and ' 1
plough with 1 serf and (there are) 5 villeins
and 10 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 2 hides
and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse
and 16 swine. There (are) 40 acres of
meadow and 30 acres of wood(land). It was
and is worth 10 pounds.

Robert holds of the count Merstone [Marston Magna]. Five thegns held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for
2 hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. Five
villeins there have these (ploughs) 'and the
land' and (there are) 2 bordars and 24 acres
of meadow. It was worth 40 shillings. Now
60 shillings.

Drogo holds of the count in Etesberie [Adber in Trent] 3 virgates of land. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. There is land for half a plough which is there 'in demesne with 2½ virgates' and 3 bordars 'who have half a virgate.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow and 10 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Ansger holds of the count Trente [Trent]. Brisnod held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 7 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and' 1 plough and 6 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 10 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 3 hides.' 'There are 20 swine and 115 sheep.' There (are) 30 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture and 30 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 8 pounds.

William holds of the count Ponditone [Poyntington]. Adulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 5 acres and' 1 plough and there are 4 villeins and 6 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 pig and 30 sheep.' There is a mill paying 32 pence, and half an acre of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. It is worth 40 shillings. 'When he received it, 30 shillings.'

Drogo holds of the count Torne [Thorn Coffin]. Cheneve held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 3 bordars. (fn. 14) 'There are 30 sheep.' There are 10 acres of meadow. It was worth 10 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Ralph the priest holds of the count Torne
[Thorn Coffin]. Two thegns held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 2
hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In
demesne are '1½ hides and' 1 plough and
(there are) 5 villeins and 2 bordars with 1
plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There
are 4 swine.' There are 14 acres of meadow.
It was worth 40 shillings. Now 32 shillings.

Alvred holds of the count Cilterne [Chilthorne Domer, or Vagg]. Brictuin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 5 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 7 beasts and 24 swine and 64 sheep.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 60 shillings.

Alvred 'the butler (*pincerna*)' holds of the
count Cilterne [Chilthorne Domer, or
Vagg]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 2 hides. There is land for 3
ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2
ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins
and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs, 'and 1 hide.'
'There are 1 riding-horse and 11 beasts and
24 swine and 115 sheep.' There are 30 acres
of meadow. It was worth 30 shillings. Now
40 shillings.

Ansger holds of the count Hundestone
[Houndston in Brympton]. Three thegns
held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and
paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1
plough which is there in demesne 'with half
a hide and half a virgate and' with 2 serfs
and (there are) 2 villeins and 3 bordars 'who
have half a plough and the rest of the land.'
'There are 3 beasts and 50 sheep.' There are
3½ acres of meadow. It was worth 10 shillings.
Now 20 shillings.

Ansger holds of the count in Lochetone, 'Locutona' [Lufton] 1 hide. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 bordars. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 cow and 60 sheep.' There are 10 acres of meadow. It is worth 20 shillings. 'When he received it, 12 shillings.'

The count himself holds in Givele [Yeovil] 1 hide 'which is in demesne.' There is land for 2 ploughs. There are 2 bordars. It is worth 3 shillings.

In the same vill (*villa*) Amund holds of
the count 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough
which is there with 2 bordars. 'There are 5
beasts and 5 swine and 95 sheep.' There (is)
a mill paying 5 shillings. The whole is worth
20 shillings. 'When received 10 shillings.'

Four thegns held these 2 hides T.R.E. and paid geld for so much.

Robert 'son of Ivo' holds of the count
Soche [Sock Dennis]. Seven thegns held
(it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 5
ploughs. In demesne are '2½ hides and' 2
ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 8 villeins
and 2 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and the rest of
the land.' 'There are 5 beasts and 35 swine
and 25 sheep.' There are 70 acres of
meadow. It was and is worth 65 shillings.

The count himself has in demesne Biscopestone, 'Bisobestona' [Bishopston (fn. 15) ] and
there is his castle which is called Montagud [Montacute]. T.R.E. this manor
paid geld for 9 hides; and it belonged to the
abbey of Athelney (*Adelingi*) and for it the
count gave to that church a manor which is
called Candel [Purse Caundle in Dorset]. In
this manor there is land for 7 ploughs. Of
this land 2½ hides are in demesne where are
2 ploughs and 4 serfs, and (there are) 4 villeins and 3 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1
hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 100
sheep.' There is a mill paying 50 pence,
and 15 acres of meadow.

Of these 9 hides Alvred 'the butler (*pincerna*)' holds of the count 1½ hides. 'He has
1½ ploughs and 6 bordars and 1 serf and 80
sheep. It is worth 28 shillings.' Drogo (holds)
1 hide 'and has 1½ ploughs and 5 bordars. It
is worth 10 shillings.' Bretel (holds) 1 hide
'and has 1 plough and 2 bordars, and it is
worth 10 shillings.' Donecan (holds) 1 hide
'and has there in demesne 1 plough and 6
bordars and it is worth 15 shillings.' This
manor is worth to the count 6 pounds. To the
knights it is worth 3 pounds and 3 shillings.

Dodeman holds of the count Mundiford [Up-Mudford]. W(i)nulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and 3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 7 serfs and (there is) 1 villein and 7 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 6 beasts and 15 swine.' There (is) a mill paying 20 shillings, and 15 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 4 pounds. (fn. 16)

'fo. 315.'

### XX. THE LAND OF BALDWIN DE EXECESTRE

Baldwin the sheriff (*Vicecomes*) holds Hamitone, 'Hamintona' [Hemington] of the
king. Siward held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 21 hides. There is land for 20
ploughs. Of this (land) 8 hides are in
demesne where are 4 ploughs and 11 serfs
and (there are) 26 villeins and 8 bordars with
12 ploughs 'and 12 hides.' 'There are 2
riding-horses and 19 beasts and 23 swine and
245 sheep and 58 she-goats.' There are 12
acres of meadow and 50 acres of under-wood. Pasture half a league long and half a
league broad. It was and is worth 19 pounds.
Of this land 1 hide is in the open pasture (*in
communi pastura*) in Hardintone [Hardington],
a manor of the Bishop of Coutances (see ante,
p. 452).

Drogo (fn. 17) holds of Baldwin Apelie [Appley in Stawley]. Norman held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. 'In demesne are 2 virgates and half a plough.' There are 4 villeins and 3 bordars ' who have 1 virgate and 1½ ploughs' and 5 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture. It is worth 15 shillings. 'When Baldwin received it, 5 shillings.'

The same (Drogo (fn. 17) ) holds of Baldwin Portloc [Porlock]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 12 ploughs. 'In demesne are 1½ hides.' There are 6 villeins and 3 bordars 'who have the rest of the land,' and 6 serfs and 300 acres of wood(land) and 500 acres of pasture. It was worth 4 pounds when he received it. Now 25 shillings.

'fo. 422.'

### XXI. THE LAND OF ROGER DE CORCELLE

Roger de Corcelle holds of the king Curi [Curry Mallet]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. Of this (land) 1 hide is in demesne where are 2 (fn. 18) ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 7 bordars with 3½ ploughs 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 9 swine and 23 sheep.' There (are) 12 acres of meadow and 5 acres of pasture and half a league of wood(land) (reckoning) in length and breadth. It was worth 4 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Roger himself holds Curi [Curry Mallet]. Celric held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. Of this (land) 1 hide is in demesne where is 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 10 villeins and 7 bordars with 3½ ploughs 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 8 swine and 22 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow and 5 acres of pasture and half a league of wood(land) (reckoning) in length and breadth. It was worth 4 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

These 2 estates (*terras*) Roger holds as (*pro*)
one manor.

Robert holds of Roger Niwetone [North Newton in North Petherton]. Eilaf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there with 1 villein and 5 bordars and 2 serfs. 'There are 21 beasts and 20 swine and 50 sheep.' There (are) 6 acres of wood(land). It is worth 20 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 10 shillings.'

Robert holds of Roger Hateware [Hadworthy in North Petherton]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne are 2 virgates and 1 plough and' 2 serfs and (there are) 1 villein and 9 bordars 'who have the rest of the land and half a plough.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 15 beasts.' There are 4 acres of meadow and 7 acres of wood(land) and 36 acres of pasture. It was worth 15 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Of this hide W. de Douai has 1 virgate of land.

Geoffrey (*Gosfridus*) 'de Valle' holds of
Roger Peri [Pury Furneaux, now Perry, in
Wembdon]. Four thegns held (it) in parage
(*pariter*) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide
and 1 ferling. There is land for 2 ploughs.
In demesne are '3 virgates and' 1 plough and
(there are) 2 villeins and 5 bordars with 1
'plough and 1 virgates and 1 ferling.' 'There
are 1 cow and 2 swine and 12 sheep.' There
are 33 (fn. 19) acres of meadow and 43 acres of pasture and 37 acres of wood(land). It is worth
30 shillings.

William holds of Roger Ulveronetone [in N. Petherton Hundred]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 ferling. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 3 villeins and 3 bordars with 1 plough 'and half a hide and 1 ferling.' 'There are 26 sheep and 3 swine.' There (are) 11 acres of meadow and 7 acres of pasture and 13 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 22 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 hide in Peri [Pury Furneaux, now Perry, in Wembdon]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough and there are 2 villeins and 3 bordars with 1 plough 'and half a hide.' 'There are 3 swine and 26 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow and 7 acres of pasture and 13 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Claihelle [Clayhill in Cannington]. Ordgar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough and (there are) 2 villeins and 7 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 4 beasts and 7 swine and 12 sheep.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture and 12 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Robert 'Herecom' holds of Roger Siredestone [Shearston in North Petherton]. Sired held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne with 'one virgate and' 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 5 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 6 beasts and 7 swine and 30 sheep.' It was worth 10 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Rime [doubtful, in N. Petherton Hundred]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate of land. There is land for 2 oxen. There is 1 bordar and 2 acres of meadow. It is worth 30 pence.

Anschitil holds of Roger Cilletone [Chilton Trinity]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. 'In demesne are 1 virgate and 3 ferlings.' There is 1 bordar. It was and is worth 20 shillings. (fn. 20)

Robert holds of Roger Racheworde [Rexworthy in Durleigh]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for half a plough. There are 2 bordars and 6 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 4 shillings.

Roger himself holds Cerdesling [Charlinch]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 3 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 cow and 11 swine and 80 sheep and 30 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence, and 3 acres of meadow and 14 acres of pasture and 2 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Roger himself holds Curiepol [Currypool
in Charlinch]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 4
ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and'
half a plough and (there are) 6 villeins and 5
bordars possessing (*habent*) 3 ploughs 'and half
a hide.' There are 7 acres of meadow and
100 acres of pasture and 6 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Geoffrey (*Goisfria*) 'de Valle' holds of
Roger Puchelege [Pileigh in Spaxton].
Almar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1
hide. There is land for 4 ploughs. In
demesne are '1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and
5 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.'
'There are 4 beasts and 39 sheep and 20
she-goats.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow
and 6 acres of pasture. It was and is worth
40 shillings.

Geoffrey holds of Roger Godelege [Gothelney in Charlinch]. Alward held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for half a hide. There is land
for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate
and' 1 plough and (there are) 5 villeins and
5 cottars (*coscez*) with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate,'
and 1 serf. 'There are 3 swine.' There (is)
half a mill paying 10 pence, and 20 acres of
pasture. It is worth 20 shillings. It was
worth 30 shillings.

Geoffrey holds of Roger Colgrin's Land, [in Cannington Hundred]. Colgrin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate of land. There is land for 2 oxen. There are 3 bordars. It is worth 4 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 7 shillings.'

Robert holds of Roger Otramestone [Otterhampton]. Eduin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne are half a virgate and 1 plough.' There are 4 villeins and 1 bordar and 1 serf 'who have half a plough and the rest of the land.' 'There is 1 beast.' There are 2½ acres of meadow and 12 acres of pasture and 7 acres of underwood. It was and is worth 18 shillings.

fo. 93b.

Robert holds of Roger Ulardestone 'Wlwardestona' [Woolstone in Stogursey]. Ulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for half a plough. There is 1 villein and 17 acres of meadow and 42 acres of pasture. It was worth 10 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

Alward holds of Roger Holecumbe [Holcombe in Aisholt]. He (*ipse*) held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There
is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a
virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there
are) 1 villein and 5 bordars with half a
plough 'and half a virgate.' 'There are 12
beasts and 3 swine and 4 sheep and 12 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence and
75 acres of pasture and 15 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Dudesham
[Dodisham in Cannington]. (fn. 21) Three thegns
held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and
paid geld for 3½ virgates and 5 acres of land.
There is land for 2 ploughs which are there
with 6 bordars 'who have half the land.'
There are 5 acres of meadow and 12 acres
of pasture. It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Perredeham [Petherham in Cannington]. Godwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. Four bordars there have this (plough) 'and all the land.' There (is) 1 acre of meadow. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Cildetone [Chilton Trinity]. Leuegar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a virgate and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 5 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 6 unbroken mares and 8 beasts and 12 swine.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture and 16 acres of wood(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Alwin's Land [in Cannington Hundred]. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate and 1 ferling of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne 'with all the land except 5 acres, and' with 1 bordar 'who holds the said 5 acres.' 'There are 10 beasts and 9 swine and 10 sheep.' There is a mill paying 12 pence, and 2 acres of meadow and 2 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Cildetone [Chilton Trinity]. Mereswet held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. Four villeins and 6 bordars have these (ploughs) there 'and the rest of the land,' and in demesne are 'half a virgate and' half a plough. 'There are 8 beasts and 12 swine.' There is half a mill paying 20 shillings. There (are) 6 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture and 16 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Pilloch [in
Cannington Hundred]. Godric held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for half a ferling.
There is land for half a plough. Nevertheless (*tamen*) in demesne is 1 plough 'and
all the land except 10 acres.' There are 2
bordars 'who hold the said 10 acres. There
are 2 beasts and 7 swine and 16 sheep,' and
3 acres of meadow and 7 acres of pasture. It
was and is worth 6 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Stocheland
[Stockland Bristol]. Two thegns held (it)
'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for 1½ hides. There is land for 2 ploughs
which are there in demesne, 'with 3½ virgates and' 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins
and 2 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of
the land.' There (are) 24 acres of meadow
and 12 acres of wood(land). It was worth
30 shillings when he received it. Now 65
shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Edevestone [Idson in Stogursey]. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 7 serfs and there are 7 villeins with 1 bordar owning 3 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 10 beasts and 80 sheep.' There (are) 40 acres of meadow and 5 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 100 shillings.

Robert holds of Roger Radeflote [Radlet in Spaxton]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. 'In demesne are 1½ virgates.' There (are) 1 villein and 2 bordars 'who have half a virgate,' and a mill paying 6 pence, and 5 acres of meadow and 24 acres of pasture and 1 acre of wood(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

Ranulf holds of Roger Suindune [in Cannington Hundred]. (fn. 22) Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne 'with all the land except 15 acres, and' 2 serfs and 5 bordars. 'There are 10 beasts and 8 swine, 50 sheep and 24 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 3 pence, and 1 acre of meadow and 3 acres of pasture and 7 acres of wood(land). It was worth 15 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Herbert holds of Roger Teodric's Land [in Cannington Hundred]. Tedric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. There are '2 oxen and' 1½ acres of meadow. It is worth 10 shillings. 'When he received it, 20 shillings.'

Robert holds of Roger Terram Olta [doubtful, perhaps Aisholt]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. 'All except 10 acres is in demesne.' There are 2 bordars and 1½ acres of meadow. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

John holds of Roger Ichetoche [Edstock in Cannington]. Ulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for half a plough which is there in demesne 'with half a virgate and' with 7 bordars 'who have half a virgate.' 'There are 3 beasts and 20 sheep.' There (are) 20 acres of meadow and 7 acres of underwood. It is worth 12 shillings. 'When he received it, 10 shillings.'

William holds of Roger Widiete [in Cannington Hundred]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne are 1½ virgates and half a plough.' There are 2 villeins and 5 bordars with a plough 'and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 3 beasts and 3 swine and 3 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence. It was and is worth 15 shillings.

William holds of Roger Strengestune [Stringston]. Siward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ virgates of land. There is land for half a plough which is there in demesne with 1 bordar and 1 acre of meadow and 6 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 8 shillings.

Anschitil holds of Roger Blachemore
[Blackmore in Cannington]. Alvric held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land.
There is land for half a plough. To this
manor has been added 1 acre of land which
T.R.E. 1 thegn held 'in parage (*pariter*).'
There are 2 bordars. The whole was and
is worth 8 shillings.

William 'de Almereio' holds of Roger
Worde (fn. 23) [part of Knowle St. Giles]. Two
thegns held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for
3 ploughs. There are 10 villeins with 2½
ploughs, and 4 acres of meadow and 4 furlongs of wood(land) in length and 2 furlongs
in breadth. It was and is worth 60 shillings.

The same 'William de Almereio' holds of
Roger Chenolle [Knowle St. Giles]. Godric
and Alvric held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1
virgate of land. There is land for 2
ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 1
plough, and (there are) 5 villeins and 4
bordars with half a plough 'and half a hide.'
'There are 6 beasts and 48 sheep.' There
(are) 4 furlongs of wood(land) in length and 2
furlongs in breadth. It is worth 25 shillings.
'When Roger received it, 10 shillings.'

To this manor has been added Illege [Ely in Knowle St. Giles (fn. 24) ]. Bruning held (it) T.R.E. for a manor and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There is 1 plough with 1 villein and 1 bordar and 1 serf. It was and is worth 15 shillings.

Girard 'Fossor' holds of Roger Loptone (fn. 25) [Lopen]. Lewin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough, which is there in demesne with 'the hide and' 1 bordar. 'There are 66 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow. It is worth 20 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 10 shillings.'

Eldred holds of Roger Selve [Monksilver].
He (*ipse*) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for
half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs.
'In demesne is 1 virgate and' there (are) 1
villein and 2 bordars with 1 serf who have 1
plough 'and 1 virgate.' There (are) 3 acres
of meadow and 62 acres of pasture. It was
and is worth 20 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Selve [Monksilver].
Brismar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for
half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs.
'In demesne are 1 ferling and 2 oxen.'
There (are) 4 villeins with 1 bordar owning
1 plough, '1 virgate and 3 ferlings.' There
(are) 6 acres of meadow and 16 acres of
pasture and 16 acres of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Halsweie [Halsway
in Bicknoller, formerly in Stogumber]. He
(*ipse*) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3
virgates of land. There is land for 3 ploughs.
In demesne are '1½ virgates and' 1½ ploughs
and 3 serfs, and (there are) 4 villeins with 1
bordar owning 1½ ploughs 'and 1½ virgates.'
'There are 50 sheep.' There (are) 3 acres
of meadow and 400 acres of pasture. It
is worth 20 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Colforde [Coleford
in Stogumber]. He (*ipse*) held it T.R.E.
and paid geld for 3 ferlings of land. There
is land for half a plough. Nevertheless in
demesne there is 1 plough. 'There are 40
sheep.' It is worth 4 shillings.

Bertram holds of Roger Hewis [Ludhewish in Nettlecombe]. Ulgar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '2 virgates and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 3 villeins and 2 bordars owning 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture. It is worth 20 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Fescheforde [Vexford in Stogumber]. Domne held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough. This (plough) 'and half a virgate' 2 villeins own there with 1 bordar, and in demesne are half a plough 'and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 2 beasts and 3 swine and 10 sheep and 8 she-goats.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow and 3 acres of pasture and 11 acres of wood(land). It is worth 10 shillings.

Robert holds of Roger Fescheforde [Vexford in Stogumber]. Brismar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and 1 ferling and' 1 plough, and (there is) 1 villein and 3 bordars owning 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 2 swine and 15 sheep.' There (are) 2 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture and 40 acres of wood (land). It was and is worth 17 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Imele, 'Imela' [doubtful, but in Williton hundred]. Ulgar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne is half a plough and 1½ acres of meadow and 4 acres of pasture. It is worth 5 shillings.

Roger himself holds Clive [Kilve]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and 3 ferlings and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 5 villeins and 5 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1 virgate and 1 ferling.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 9 beasts and 7 swine and 40 sheep and 50 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 shillings and 13 acres of meadow and 12 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1½ leagues long and half a league broad. It was and is worth 4 pounds.

To this manor has been added Hille [Hill
in Kilve]. Edwald held (it) (*pariter*) as a
(*pro*) manor T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides.
There is land for 2 ploughs. There (is) 1
villein and 5 bordars and 2 serfs owning half
a plough. There is a mill paying 12 pence
and 7 acres of meadow and 20 acres of
wood(land). It was and is worth 30 shillings.

To this same manor has been added Perlestone [Pardlestone in Kilve]. Parlo held
(it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough
which is there in demesne 'with 1½ virgates'
and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with
half a plough. 'There are 13 sheep and 24
she-goats.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow
and 12 acres of pasture and 6 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 10 shillings.
Norman holds (it).

Geoffrey (*Goisfrid*) and William hold of
Roger Waicome [Weacombe in West Quantockshead]. Three thegns held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide.
There is land for 1½ ploughs. There is 1
bordar. The whole is worth 32 shillings. (fn. 26)

William holds of Roger Westou [Westowe in Lydeard St. Lawrence]. Edelwald held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '3½ virgates and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins and 3 bordars with half a plough 'and half a virgate.' 'There are 26 sheep.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture and 15 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Hugh holds of Roger Ascwei [Ashway in Dulverton]. Alvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide and one ferling. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 3 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1 virgate and 1 ferling.' 'There are 3 beasts and 12 swine and 26 sheep and she-goats.' There (are) 1 acre of meadow and 60 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1 league long and half a league broad. It is worth 25 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 20 shillings.'

William holds of Roger Broford, 'Brofort' [Broford in Dulverton]. Ulwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a virgate and 1 ferling and' 1 (plough) and (there are) 4 villeins owning the other (plough) 'and 1 ferling.' There (are) 5 acres of wood(land). It is worth 7 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 5 shillings.'

William holds of Roger Broford, 'Brofort' [Broford in Dulverton]. Almar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 ferling. There is land for half a plough. There are 2 bordars and 4 acres of wood(land). It is worth 26 (fn. 27) pence.

Roger himself holds Potesdone [Pixton in Dulverton]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There (are) 20 acres of pasture and 3 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 30 pence.

William holds of Roger Pochintune [Puckington]. Leving held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne are 1 hide and half a virgate and half a plough.' There are 3 villeins and 3 bordars and 2 serfs with 1 plough (fn. 28) 'and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 3 swine and 2 she-goats.' There are 11½ acres of meadow and 6 acres of pasture and 66 acres of wood(land).

To this manor has been added Pochintune
[Puckington]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. as
(*pro*) a manor and paid geld for 1½ hides.
There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne
are 1 hide and half a virgate and half a
plough.' There are 4 bordars with 1 villein
and 1 serf 'and 1½ virgates and 2 oxen. There
are 3 swine.' (There are) 2 acres of meadow
and 6 acres of pasture and 66 acres of
wood(land).

fo. 94

+ These 2 estates (*terras*) Leving and
Alward held of the church of St. Peter (fn. 29) nor
could they be separated from it T.R.E. It
was worth 50 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

+ Ogis holds of Roger Lamore [part of Drayton]. Suetth held (it) T.R.E. of the church of Mucelenie [Muchelney] nor could be separated from it and he paid geld for 1 hide and half a virgate of land, and it is part of the 20 hides of Draitune [Drayton] and is thegnland. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne 'with 3½ virgates' and 6 serfs 'who hold 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 7 swine.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow and 7 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Roger himself holds Edmundesworde
[Almsworthy in Exford]. Edric held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land.
'There is land for 6 ploughs.' In demesne
is 'half a virgate' and 1 plough and 2 serfs
and (there are) 6 villeins and 9 bordars with
3 ploughs 'and half a virgate.' 'There are
1 riding-horse and 6 beasts and 47 sheep and
27 she-goats.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow
and 30 acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*).
Pasture 2 leagues long and 2 wide. It is
worth 25 shillings. 'When he received it,
it was altogether wasted (*penitus vastata*).'

Eileva holds of Roger Donescumbe [Downscombe in Exford]. Lesmer held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 ferling. There is land
for 1 plough. There is 1 bordar with half a
plough and (there are) 6 acres of meadow and
3 acres of wood(land) and 6 acres of pasture.
It is worth 2 shillings. 'When he received
it, it was wasted (*vastata*).'

Roger himself holds Aisseford [Exford].
Aiulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half
a virgate. There is land for 2 ploughs.
'Roger has 1 ferling and half a plough between himself and his men, and the villeins
have half a ferling.' There are 1 bordar and 1
serf with half a plough. 'There are 5 sheep.'
There are 10 acres of meadow and 10 acres
of pasture and 12 acres of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*). It is worth 3 shillings. 'When
he received it, it was altogether wasted
(*penitus vastata*).'

Ednod holds of Roger Aisseforde [Exford]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 ferling. There is land for 1 plough. There is 1 bordar with half a plough. 'There are 4 beasts and 3 swine and 40 sheep and 10 she-goats.' There are 2 acres of wood(land) and 3 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture. It is worth 30 pence. 'When he received it, 2 shillings.'

Roger himself holds Stoche, 'Esthoca' [Stoke Pero]. Ailhalle held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There is 1 plough (fn. 30) with 1 serf and 2 bordars. 'There are ( ) beasts and 7 swine and 20 sheep and 20 she-goats.' There are 50 acres of pasture and 60 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 5 shillings.

Caflo holds of Roger Bagelie [Bagley in
Stoke Pero]. He (*ipse*) held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for half a virgate of land. In
demesne are '1 ferling and' 1 plough (fn. 31) and
(there are) 2 bordars owning half a plough
'and 1 ferling.' There (are) 50 acres of
pasture and 12 acres of wood(land). It was
worth 12 pence. Now 40 pence.

Roger himself holds Cumbe [in Carhampton hundred]. Alric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. There 'in demesne are half a virgate and' half a plough with 1 bordar 'and half a virgate.' 'There are 1 swine and 8 sheep and 4 she-goats.' There (are) 16 acres of pasture and 18 acres of wood(land). It is worth 5 shillings.

Ogis holds of Roger Alre [perhaps Aller
in Carhampton]. Brismar and Edmar held (it)
'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for
half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs.
In demesne are '1½ virgates and' 1 plough
with 1 serf and 1 villein and 1 bordar who
own half a plough 'and the rest of the land.'
'There is 1 riding-horse.' There (are) 60
acres of pasture. It is worth 8 shillings. (fn. 32)
'When Roger received it, 5 shillings.'

Alric holds of Roger Gildenecote [Gilcot in Carhampton]. Edwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne are 1½ virgates and' there is 1 plough (fn. 33) with 3 bordars 'and half a virgate.' 'There are 2 beasts and 1 pig and 11 sheep and 11 she-goats.' There are 6 acres of meadow and 50 acres of pasture and 15 acres of wood(land). It is worth 10 shillings. 'When he received it, 3 shillings.'

William holds of Roger Hunecote [Huntscott in Wootton Courtney]. Alvric and
Brictuin held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
and paid geld for half a hide and half a virgate
of land. There is land for 2½ ploughs. There
are 4 villeins with 1 bordar and they own 2
ploughs 'and hold the land of William.'
There (are) 16 acres of pasture. It is worth
22 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Dovri, 'Doveri' [Doverhay in Luccombe]. Eddeve held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. There (are) 2 villeins with 1 bordar. It is worth 8 shillings. (fn. 34) 'When Roger received it, 10 shillings.'

William holds of Roger Holme [Hollam
in Dulverton]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is
land for 2½ ploughs. 'In demesne is half a
virgate.' There (are) 3 villeins and 4 bordars
with 1½ ploughs, and half an acre of meadow
and 30 acres of pasture and 14 acres of
underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It is worth 6 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 30 pence.'

William holds of Roger Aisseford [Exford]. Ulwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 ferling. There is land for 1 plough. There (are) 2 bordars with half a plough, 'and in demesne is 1 plough.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 30 pence.

Roger himself holds Estone [Stone in Exford]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. There is
half a virgate of land. There is land for 2
ploughs, but it 'has always been' waste
(*vasta*) 'since Roger received it.'

Bertran holds of Roger Fifhide [Fivehead]. Aldred held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 1 virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and 4 bordars 'who have 1 virgate.' 'There are 2 beasts and 15 swine and 40 sheep and 30 she-goats.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). It was worth 30 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Ulward holds of Roger Erneshele [Earnshill]. Living held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs. In demesne are '1½ virgates and' 1 plough with 1 serf and 3 bordars 'who hold half a virgate.' 'There are 5 cows and 3 swine and 10 sheep.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture. It is worth 12 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 20 shillings.'

Ogis holds of Roger Sanford [Sampford Arundel]. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs, and (there are) 11 villeins and 6 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 11 beasts and 9 swine and 120 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 8 pence, and 5 acres of meadow and 200 acres of pasture and 47 acres of wood(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 50 shillings.

Alric holds of Roger Torne [Thorne St.
Margaret]. Three thegns, 'Almer and his 2
brothers,' held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 hide and 3 virgates of land.
There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are
'3 virgates and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there
are) 9 villeins and 5 bordars with 3 ploughs
'and 1 hide.' 'There is 1 riding-horse and
5 beasts and 7 swine.' There is a mill paying 10 shillings and 4 acres of meadow and
30 acres of pasture and 8 acres of wood
(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 40
shillings.

Geoffrey holds of Roger Animere [Enmore]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1 plough, and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 3 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' There (are) 68 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Geoffrey holds of Roger Lecheswrde
[Laxworthy in Enmore]. Orgar held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land.
There is land for 1 plough. 'In demesne is
half a virgate.' This (plough) 2 villeins and
2 bordars there own 'with half a virgate.'
There is a mill paying 2 blooms (*plumbas*) of
iron, and 4 acres of wood(land) there. It was
and is worth 15 shillings.

Geoffrey holds of Roger Lecheswrde
[Laxworthy in Enmore]. Adestan held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land.
There is land for 3 ploughs. 'In demesne
is half a virgate.' There (are) 4 villeins and
4 bordars and 2 serfs owning 2 ploughs 'and
half a virgate.' There is a mill paying 2 blooms
(*plumbas*) of iron, and 5 acres of meadow and
20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth
40 shillings.

Geoffrey holds of Roger Blachesale [Blaxhold in Enmore]. Leuric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 3 ploughs. 'In demesne is half a virgate.' There (are) 3 villeins and 3 bordars with one serf owning 2 ploughs 'and half a virgate.' There are 60 acres of wood(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

Robert holds of Roger Ceder [Cheddar]. Adulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 4 ploughs. In desmesne are 2 ploughs with 5 villeins and 5 bordars. 'There are 1 cow and 16 swine and 20 sheep.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow. It was worth 40 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

Robert holds of Roger Sipeham [Shipham].
Aldwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4
hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In
demesne are '3 hides and 3 virgates and' 2
ploughs and (there are) 2 villeins and 7 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There
are 1 cow and 26 sheep.' There are 3 acres
of meadow and 200 acres of pasture and 10
acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It was
worth 40 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

Roger himself holds half a hide in Panteshede (fn. 35) [in Banwell] and there he has half a plough with 1 serf. 'Godric held it T.R.E.' There is half an acre of meadow. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Geoffrey 'de Valle' holds of Roger Ache [Oake]. Domno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 14 villeins and 14 bordars owning 3½ ploughs 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 14 swine and 62 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 4 shillings, and 17 acres of meadow and 15 acres of pasture and 10 acres of wood(land). In Milvertone [Milverton] (is) 1 house paying 11 pence. It is worth in all 4 pounds. When he received it, it was worth 50 shillings.

William 'son of Robert' holds of Roger Talham, 'Talam' [Tolland]. Ulwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and 1 ferling and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 11 villeins and 4 bordars owning 4 ploughs 'and 1½ hides less 1 ferling.' 'There are 2 cows and 14 swine and 50 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow and 15 acres of wood(land) and 60 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 50 shillings.

William holds of Roger Holeford [Riches Holford in Lydeard St. Lawrence]. Adelwald held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough. There (are) 2 bordars and 2 serfs and 1 acre of meadow and 10 acres of pasture and 1 acre of wood(land). It is worth 18 shillings. (fn. 36)

Alric holds of Roger Holeforde [Trebles Holford in Combe Florey]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate of land. There is land for half a plough which is there with 1 villein, and he pays 3 shillings.

Norman holds of Roger Liteltone [Littleton
in Compton Dundon]. Almar and Osborn
and Godric held it as (*pro*) 3 manors T.R.E.
and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for
4 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and' 2
ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 4 villeins
and 3 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest
of the land.' 'There are 120 sheep.' There
are 40 acres of meadow and as many acres
of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It was and is
worth 40 shillings. (fn. 37)

Robert holds of Roger Stalrewiche, 'Estalrewicca' [Standerwick in Beckington]. Smewin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough and (there are) 2 villeins and 7 bordars 'with half a hide.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow and 4 acres of wood(land). It was worth 50 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Almar holds of Roger Ecferdintone [Egford in Frome]. Alvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 4 ploughs. 'In demesne is 1 virgate and' there (are) 6 villeins and 3 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3 virgates,' and 13 cottars. There (are) 6 acres of meadow and 60 acres of wood(land). It was worth 60 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Almar holds of Roger Ferlege [Farleigh Hungerford]. Smewin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. 'In demesne are 1½ virgates and' there (are) 1 villein and 3 bordars and 2 cottars owning 1 plough 'and half a virgate.' 'There are 3 swine.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and 6 acres of wood(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 10 shillings.

Robert 'Greno' holds of Roger Witochesmede [White Oxmead in Wellow]. Two
thegns held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2
ploughs which are there in demesne with
'half a hide and half a virgate and' 1 serf
and 6 bordars 'who have 1½ virgates.' 'There
are 1 riding horse and 1 ass and 12 swine
and 120 sheep.' There (are) 3 acres of
meadow and 30 acres of wood(land). It was
and is worth 3 pounds.

William holds of Roger Witeham [Witham]. Erlebald held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '6 virgates and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 4 villeins and 3 bordars and 4 coscez with 2 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 5 beasts.' There (are) 20 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 1 furlong long and half a furlong broad. It was worth 20 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

This estate (*terra*) T.R.E. used to belong
to (*jacebat in*) Briweham [Brewham], a manor
of William de Moion, nor could it be separated thence.

Erneis holds of Roger Briwetone [Bruton]. Godwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There is 1 plough with 3 bordars and a mill paying 30 pence. It was and is worth 30 shillings.

Norman holds of Roger Bertone [Barton St. David]. Alestan held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 plough 'and half a hide.' 'There are 18 swine.' There is a mill paying 5 shillings, and 24 acres of meadow and the same quantity of pasture. It was worth 40 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

To this manor belonged (*jacuit*) Chintone
[Keinton Mandeville] T.R.E. There is 1
plough. The Count of Mortain holds (it).
'Almar held it, now Mauger of the count.'

Roger himself holds Limintone [Limington]. Saulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 7 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and 1 virgate and' 3 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 1 villein and 13 bordars with 1 plough 'and 3 hides less 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 3 cows and 20 swine and 80 sheep.' There is a mill paying 20 shillings and 60 acres of meadow. Pasture 12 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. It was and is worth 7 pounds.

Vital holds of Roger Essentone [Ashington]. Godwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne is 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 plough. 'There are 5 swine and 20 sheep.' There (are) 43 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 40 shillings.

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Vital holds of Roger Soche [Sock Dennis]. Tochi (fn. 38) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'one hide and' 1 plough and (there are) 3 bordars 'holding the rest of the land.' 'There are 15 sheep and 4 swine.' (There are) 10 acres of meadow and 15 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 15 shillings.'

Herbert holds of Roger Brunetone [Brympton Devercy]. Seulf held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 4
ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 2
ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins
and 8 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.'
'There is 1 riding-horse and 6 swine and 60
sheep.' There (are) 13 acres of meadow and
4 acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It was
worth 40 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

Roger himself holds half a hide which is worth 10 shillings. T.R.E. this (land) belonged to Barintone [Barrington] the king's manor.

+ Dodeman and Warmund hold of Roger Sutone [Long Sutton]. Two thegns held (it) T.R.E. of the church of Adelingi [Athelney] and could not be separated from it, and they paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are 3 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 4 villeins and 3 bordars owning 1 plough. 'There are 9 swine and 1 cow and 214 sheep.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow. It is worth 50 shillings. (fn. 39)

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### XXII. THE LAND OF ROGER ARUNDEL

Roger Arundel holds of the king Halse
[Halse]. Ailmar held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 4 hides. There is land for 7
ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2
ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 16 villeins
and 7 bordars with 3½ ploughs 'and 3 hides.'
'There are 1 cow and 7 swine and 40 sheep.'
There is a mill paying 10 shillings, and 8 acres
of meadow and 12 acres of wood(land) and 20
acres of pasture. When he received (it), it was
worth 100 shillings. Now 6 pounds. 'This
estate is in (*de*) Taunton Hundred.' (fn. 40)

Roger himself holds Hiwis [Hewish Champflower]. Ailric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides and 3 virgates of land. There is land for 12 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and 1 ferling and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 20 villeins and 6 bordars with 6 ploughs 'and 2 hides and 1 ferling.' 'There are 3 beasts and 100 sheep.' There is a mill paying 12 pence, and 20 acres of meadow and 60 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1 league long and half a league broad. It was worth when he received (it) 6 pounds. Now 7 pounds.

Roger himself holds Wislagetone, 'Wyslagentona' [Whitelackington]. Almar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and 1 virgate and' 1 plough and 7 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 30 (fn. 41) bordars with 7 ploughs 'and 4 hides and 3 virgates' and 7 swineherds paying 40 swine. 'There are 4 beasts and 9 swine and 44 sheep.' There is a mill paying 15 shillings and 50 acres of meadow and 61 acres of pasture and 240 acres of wood(land). It was worth when he received (it) 12 pounds. Now 9 pounds.

Richard holds of Roger Destone (fn. 42) [Durston]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides and 3 virgates of land. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 1½ virgates and' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 4 villeins and 5 bordars and 4 cottars with 3 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 7 beasts.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Ralph holds of Roger Sanford, 'Santfort' [Sandford in Wembdon]. (fn. 43) Ailward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and half a virgate of land and 1 ferling. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and there (are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 11 beasts and 23 swine.' (There are) 12 acres of meadow. It was and is worth 30 shillings. 'Of this manor 2 thegns held half a virgate, and they could not be separated from the manor.'

Ralph holds of Roger Peri [Perry Furneaux in Wembdon]. Ulvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne and 8 acres of meadow. 'There are 20 sheep.' It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Ralph holds of Roger 1 virgate of land in Newetone [Newton in North Petherton]. Bristwold held (it) T.R.E. There is land for half a plough. There (are) 1 acre of meadow and 2 acres of wood(land). It is worth 5 shillings.

Hugh holds of Roger Fitintone [Fiddington]. Ailward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and ' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 5 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 12 beasts and 11 swine and 60 sheep and 14 she-goats.' There (are) 2 mills paying 2 shillings, and 21 acres of meadow and 80 acres of pasture and 43 acres of moor and 42 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 4 pounds.

Hugh holds of Roger Tocheswelle [Tuxwell in Spaxton]. Estan held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for half a plough. 'In demesne is 1 ferling.' There (are) 2 villeins and 3 bordars owning 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' There (are) 140 acres of wood(land) and 41 acres of moor and 40 acres of pasture. It was worth when he received (it) 20 shillings. Now 12 shillings and 6 pence.

Odo holds of Roger Cudworde [Cudworth].
Three thegns held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There
is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '2½
hides and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there
are) 4 villeins and 2 bordars with half a
plough 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 2 beasts and
12 swine and 60 sheep.' There (are) 4 acres
of meadow. Pasture 8 furlongs long and 2
furlongs broad. It was worth 40 shillings.
Now 30 shillings.

Robert 'de Gatemore' holds of Roger Scheligate [Skilgate]. Goda held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 2 bordars with half a plough (fn. 44) 'and half a hide.' 'There are 10 beasts and 150 sheep.' There is a mill paying 10 pence, and 2 acres of meadow and 60 acres of wood(land). Pasture 4 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It is worth 30 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 40 shillings.'

The same (Robert de Gatemore) holds of Roger Mildetune [Milton in Skilgate]. Dunno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide less 1 ferling. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates less 1 ferling and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 1 bordar with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 3 beasts and 3 swine and 30 sheep and 20 she-goats.' There (are) 2 acres of meadow and 5 acres of wood(land). Pasture 3 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It was worth 30 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Robert holds of Roger Radingetune [Raddington]. Two thegns held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides.
There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are
'1½ hides and half a virgate and' 2 ploughs and
3 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 5 bordars
with 4 ploughs 'and half a hide and half a
virgate.' 'There are 4 beasts and 9 swine
and 48 sheep and 5 she-goats.' There (is)
a mill grinding for the hall (*ad aulam molen*. (fn. 45) )
and 3 acres of meadow and 6 acres of
wood(land). Pasture 4 furlongs long and 3
furlongs broad. It was and is worth 30 shillings.

Drogo holds of Roger Timbrecumbe [Timberscombe]. Alverd held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 8 bordars with 1 plough 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 30 sheep and 10 she-goats.' There are 11 acres of meadow and 150 acres of pasture and 61 acres of wood(land). It was worth when he received (it) 100 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 ferling. Algar held (it) T.R.E. There is land for 1 plough. There is half a plough with 2 bordars and 8 acres of pasture and 4 acres of wood(land). It is worth 5 shillings. 'When he received it, 6 shillings.'

William holds of Roger Chedesford [Kittisford]. Osmund Stramun held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 6 bordars with 3½ ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There is 1 riding-horse and 16 swine and 50 sheep.' There is a mill paying 7 shillings, and 3 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture and 12 acres of wood(land). It was worth 40 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

William holds of Roger 1 virgate of land in Sideham [Sydenham in Bridgwater]. Cheping held (it) T.R.E. There is land for 1 plough. There (are) 15 acres of pasture. It is worth 15 pence. 'When he received it, 5 pence.'

Wido holds of Roger Hasewelle [Halswell in Goathurst]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and half a virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins and 3 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 2 beasts and 10 sheep.' There are 14 acres of wood(land). It is worth 25 shillings. 'When he received it, 17 shillings and 6 pence.'

Robert holds of Roger Cari [Cary Fitzpaine in Charlton Mackrell]. Two thegns
'Alinc and Lovinc' held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide
less 1 ferling. There is land for 1 plough
which is there in demesne with 4 cottars.
'There are 10 beasts and 9 swine.' There
(are) 20 acres of meadow. It was and is
worth 20 shillings.

Roger himself holds Cerletune [Charlton
Mackrell *alias* West Charlton]. Alverd held
(it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There
is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are 'half
a hide and' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there
are) 3 villeins and 9 bordars with 3 ploughs
'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse
and 14 swine and 15 sheep.' There (are) 30
acres of meadow and 2 acres of wood(land).
It was worth 6 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Roger himself holds Aixe, 'Aisxa' [Ash Priors]. Ailric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and one half less 1 ferling' and 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 5 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and half a hide and 1 ferling.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow and 10 acres of wood(land), pasture 2 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It is worth 20 shillings.

+ To this manor has been added Aixa [Ash Priors]. Sawin held (it) of the Bishop of Wells and could not be separated from it T.R.E., and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne is 1 plough and the villeins owned 2½ ploughs. It was and is worth 30 shillings. Roger holds (it) of the king and Givold (holds it) of him.

Roger himself holds Opecedre [Cheddon Fitzpaine]. Domno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and half a virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 6 bordars owning 3 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 1½ virgates.' There (are) 23 acres of meadow and 15 acres of pasture and 2 acres of wood(land). It was worth 50 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

Of the land of this manor Robert holds 1 hide and there he has 'in demesne half a hide and' 1 plough with 1 serf and 5 bordars 'who have half a hide and 1 plough' and a mill paying 3 shillings. 'There are 2 cows and 15 sheep and 5 she-goats.' There are 3 acres of meadow and 5 acres of pasture and 4 acres of wood(land). It was worth 15 shillings. Now 20 shillings. (fn. 46)

Roger himself holds Cedre [Cheddon Fitzpaine]. Ulwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and half a virgate and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 6 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' There (are) 24 acres of meadow and 15 acres of pasture. It is worth 60 shillings. 'When Roger received it, 50 shillings.'

Roger Buissel (fn. 47) holds of Roger Sutone [Sutton Bingham]. Ulward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. 'In demesne are 4½ hides and 1 ferling.' There are 6 bordars 'who have the rest of the land' and 4 cottars and a mill paying 16 shillings. There (are) 12 acres of meadow. Pasture 3 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. It was worth 100 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

Roger himself holds Bechintone [Beckington]. Ailvert held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and 3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and (there are) 9 villeins and 7 bordars owning 6 ploughs 'and 4 hides and 1 virgate.' 'There are 24 swine and 100 sheep and 50 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 20 shillings, and 12 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture and 100 acres of wood(land). It was worth when he received (it) 10 pounds. Now 6 pounds.

Robert holds of Roger Berchelei [Berkley]. Tovi held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf, and (there are) 3 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 plough 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 15 beasts and 9 swine.' There (is) a mill paying 12 shillings and 6 pence, and 6 acres of meadow and 70 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Roger himself holds Mersitone [Marston Bigot]. Aelvert held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hide and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 14 bordars owning 5 ploughs 'and 2 hides. There are 9 beasts and 14 swine and 9 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 6 shillings, and 16 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 1 league long and as much broad. It is worth 7 pounds. 'When Roger received it, 6 pounds.'

William 'Geral' holds of Roger Penne [Penselwood]. Britnod held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 1 plough and (there are) 4 villeins and 8 bordars and 4 cottars with 1½ ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 3 beasts and 13 swine and 100 sheep.' There is a mill paying 40 pence, and 12 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 12 furlongs long and 4 furlongs and 12 perches broad. It was worth when he received it 7 pounds. Now 3 pounds.

Azelin holds of Roger Eslide [Lyde in
Yeovil]. Godwin and Seric held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 2
hides. There is land for 2 ploughs which
are there in demesne with '1 hide and 3½
virgates and' 4 serfs with 1 bordar 'who has
half a virgate.' 'There are 4 swine and 53
sheep.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow and
2 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth
40 shillings.

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### XXIII. THE LAND OF WALTER GIFARD

Walter Gifard holds of the king Gernefelle [Yarnfield in Kilmington] and William (holds it) of him. Ernebald held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 2½ virgates and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 5 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 2 cows and 25 swine and 124 sheep.' There (are) 20 acres of pasture and 60 acres of wood(land). It was worth 40 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

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### XXIV. THE LAND OF WALTER DE DOWAI (fn. 48)

Walter de Dowai holds of the king Worle [Worle]. Esgar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 6½ hides. There is land for 15 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and 1½ virgates and' 4 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 22 villeins and 3 bordars with 9 ploughs 'with 3 hides and half a virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 24 beasts and 18 swine and 60 sheep.' There (are) 50 acres of meadow. Pasture 13 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. It was worth 10 pounds. Now 7 pounds.

Walscin holds Stragelle, 'Estragella' [Stretcholt in Pawlett], and Renewald (holds it) of him. Levegar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1 plough with 1 serf and there are 3 bordars 'who have 1 virgate and half a plough' and 10 acres of meadow. 'There are 8 beasts and 14 swine and 32 sheep.' It was and is worth 50 shillings.

Renewald holds of W[alter] Stragelle, 'Estragella' [Stretcholt in Pawlett]. Eddwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 1 villein and 2 bordars with 1½ ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 8 beasts and 43 swine and 31 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow. It is worth 50 shillings. 'When Walter received it, 40 shillings.'

Rademer holds of W[alter] Wallepille [Walpole in Pawlett]. Edward 'Brit' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne 'with 1½ virgates' and (there are) 1 villein and 3 bordars with half a plough 'and 1½ virgates.' It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Walter holds 1 virgate of land which is
called Doneham [probably Downend or Dunball in Puriton]. Algar held (it) T.R.E.
This is part of that land which the king gave
to him between (the) two waters (*inter duas
aquas*). (fn. 49) It is worth 12 pence.

Rademer holds of W[alter] Cruce [doubtful]. (fn. 50) Edward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne with 'half a virgate and' 4 bordars 'who have half a virgate.' 'There are 3 beasts and 3 swine.' It is worth 10 shillings.

Rademer holds of W[alter] Bure [West Bower in Durleigh]. Saric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 3 villeins and 2 bordars owning 2 ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 15 beasts and 21 swine.' It was and is worth 40 shillings.

This land belonged T.R.E. to Melecome [Melcombe Paulet] which now Robert de Odborvile holds.

Walscin holds Werre[Weare]. Alwacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. Nevertheless there are 6 hides there. There is land for 8 ploughs. Of this (land) 3½ hides are in demesne where are 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 8 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 18 beasts and 5 swine.' There are 2 mills paying 42 shillings, and 32 acres of meadow. When he received (it) it was worth 10 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Fulcuin holds of W[alter] Bagewerre
[Badgworth]. Two thegns, 'Sahulf and
Alvric,' held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' for 2
manors T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides.
There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are
'1 hide and 3 virgates and' 1 plough and
(there are) 2 villeins and 8 bordars with 1
plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 10 beasts
and 18 swine and 34 sheep.' There (are)
9 acres of meadow. It was worth 15 shillings.
Now 20 shillings.

Ralph 'de Contiville' holds of W[alter]
Alwarditone [Chapel Allerton]. (fn. 51) Ulnod
held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides.
There have been added 6 hides which 2
thegns held 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. for
2 manors. Between them all (*int. tot*.) there
is land for 8 ploughs. Of this (land) 9 hides
less half a virgate are in demesne where are 3
ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins
and 9 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 2 hides
and half a virgate.' 'There are 4 beasts and
13 swine.' There (are) 40 acres of meadow
and 300 acres of pasture. It was worth 8 pounds
when he received it. Now 100 (fn. 52) shillings.

Ludo holds of W[alter] Ternoc [Tarnock in Badgworth]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2½ ploughs which are there in demesne and 2 serfs and 4 bordars. 'There are 8 unbroken mares and 13 beasts.' There are 20 acres of meadow and of pasture 5 furlongs in length and as much in breadth. It is worth 20 shillings. 'When Walter received it, 15 shillings.'

Richard holds of W[alter] Ternoc [Tarnock in Badgworth]. Lewin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2½ ploughs. Nevertheless there are 3 ploughs in demesne 'with 3½ virgates and' 2 serfs and (there are) 1 villein and 2 bordars 'with 1 plough and half a virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 9 unbroken mares and 16 beasts and 14 swine and 45 sheep.' There (are) 30 acres of meadow and of pasture 6 furlongs in length and as much in breadth. It was worth 15 shillings. Now 25 shillings.

Hubert holds of W[alter] Alnodestone
[Alston Sutton in Weare]. Two thegns
held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and
paid geld for 4½ hides. There is land for 6
ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides less 1
virgate and' 3 ploughs with 1 serf and (there
are) 6 villeins and 3 bordars with 2 ploughs
'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 23 beasts and
7 swine.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow
and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is
worth 60 shillings.

Gerard holds of W[alter] Broctune [Bratton St. Maur]. Elsi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and 1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins (fn. 53) with 4 ploughs 'and 2 hides less 1 virgate.' 'There are 10 beasts and 11 swine and 37 sheep and 23 she-goats.' There are) 4 acres of meadow and 6 furlongs of wood(land) in length and breadth. It was worth 7 pounds when he received (it). Now 4 pounds.

Richard holds of W[alter] Middeltone, 'Mildeltuna' [Milton in Worle]. Elwacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. There (are) 3 villeins owning 1 plough. It is and was worth 25 shillings. (fn. 54)

Renewar holds of W[alter] Wincaletone [Wincanton]. Elsi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 16 villeins and 6 bordars and 5 cottars with 7 ploughs 'and 3 hides and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 14 beasts and 15 swine and 32 sheep.' There (are) 50 acres of meadow and as many of wood(land). It was and is worth 70 shillings.

To this manor has been added half a hide
which Brismar 'the priest' held 'in parage
(*pariter*)' for a manor T.R.E. and paid geld
for half a hide. There is land for 5 ploughs.
There Renew [ar] has 'in demesne 1 virgate
and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 7
villeins and 9 bordars and 2 cottars with 3
ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' There (is) a mill
paying 30 pence and 60 acres of meadow and
30 acres of pasture and 100 acres of wood(land).
It was and is worth 40 shillings. 'These 4
hides paid geld T.R.E. for 3 hides.'

Walter holds Cari [Castle Cary]. Elsi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 15 hides. There is land for 20 ploughs. Of this (land) 8 hides are in demesne where are 6 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 23 villeins and 20 bordars with 17 ploughs 'and 7 hides.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 16 beasts and 20 swine, and 8 swineherds who yearly pay 50 swine, and 117 sheep.' There (are) 3 mills paying 34 shillings and 100 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 1 league long and half a league broad, and (there is) one burgess in Givelcestre [Ilchester] and another in Briwueton [Bruton] paying 16 pence and one halfpenny. When he received (it), it was worth 16 pounds. Now 15 pounds.

Fulk (*Fulcuin*) holds of W[alter] Spercheforde, 'Sparkeforda' [Sparkford]. Elwacre
held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides and
1 virgate of land. There is land for 5 ploughs.
In demesne are ' 2½ hides and a virgate and'
2½ ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 7 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 2½
hides.' 'There are 16 beasts and 19 swine and
72 sheep.' There is a mill paying 7½ shillings
and 40 acres of meadow and 100 acres of
pasture and 1 furlong of wood(land) (reckoning) in length and breadth. It was worth 4
pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Ulvric holds of W[alter] Almundesford [Ansford]. Chetel held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 4 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 2 hides.' 'There is 1 riding-horse and 9 beasts and 11 swine and 60 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 7½ shillings and 20 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and 1½ (furlongs) broad. When he received (it), it was worth 4 pounds. Now 3 pounds.

Ralph holds of W[alter] Berue [North Barrow]. Elsi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '3½ hides and half a virgate and' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 5 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 1½ hides less half a virgate.' 'There are 10 beasts and 24 swine and 73 sheep.' There (are) 25 acres of meadow, and of wood(land) 3 furlongs in length and 1 furlong in breadth. When he received (it), it was worth 100 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

Walscin holds Brugie [Bridgwater].
Merlesuain held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld
for 5 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs.
In demesne are '2 hides and' 3 ploughs and
5 serfs and (there are) 13 villeins and 9 bordars and 5 cottars with 8 ploughs 'and 3
hides.' 'There are 13 beasts and 7 swine
and 61 sheep.' There is a mill paying 5
shillings and 10 acres of meadow and 100
acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*) and 30 acres
of pasture. When he received it, it was worth
100 shillings. Now 7 pounds.

Ludo holds of W[alter] Wadmendune [Wembdon]. Merlesuain held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 5 villeins and 6 bordars (fn. 55) with 4 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 18 beasts and 20 swine and 30 sheep and 17 she-goats.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow and 13 acres of pasture and 5 acres of wood(land). When he received (it), it was worth 3 pounds. Now 4 pounds.

Renewald holds of W[alter] Bagetrepe [Bawdrip]. Merlesuain held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough and 6 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 7 bordars and 3 cottars with 5 ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 7 beasts and 20 swine.' There is a mill paying 4 shillings and 100 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture. It was worth 50 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

Renewald holds of W[alter] Bredenie
[Bradney in Bawdrip]. Alnod the reeve (*prepositus*) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1
hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs. 'In demesne are 4 virgates and 1 plough.' There is
1 villein and 5 bordars and 1 cottar and 1 serf
with 1½ ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' There (are)
25 acres of meadow. It is worth 20 shillings.
'When he received it 15 shillings.'

Rademer (fn. 56) holds of W[alter] Hursi [Horsey in Bridgwater]. Elward 'Glebard' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 6 bordars and 3 cottars with 5 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 1 virgate,' and 24 acres of pasture. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 10 beasts and 20 swine and 50 sheep.' It is worth 4 pounds. 'When he received it, 60 shillings.'

Rademer (fn. 57) holds of W[alter] Pauelet [Pawlett]. Semar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne with 1 serf and 2 bordars and 3 cottars and 5 acres of meadow. 'There are 8 beasts and 10 swine and 20 sheep.' It was and is worth 10 shillings.

W[alter] himself holds Burneham [Burnham]. Brixi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides. There is land for 12 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 8 bordars (fn. 58) with 5 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 6 mares and 6 beasts and 7 swine and 50 sheep.' There are 150 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. It is worth 4 pounds.

Of this land Rademer (fn. 59) holds of Walter 2 hides and there he has 1 plough 'and half a hide' and 3 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 8 bordars and 3 cottars with 5 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 6 mares and 5 beasts and 6 swine and 50 sheep.' (There are) 150 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. It is worth 4 pounds. 'When Walter received it, 6 pounds.'

W[alter] himself holds Honspil [Huntspill]. Elwacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 13 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 21 villeins and 5 bordars and 7 cottars with 11 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 14 mares and 8 beasts and 20 swine and 28 sheep.' There (are) 100 acres of meadow and 200 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 8 pounds.

W[alter] himself holds Brien [Breane].
Merlesuain held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for
2 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In
demesne are '1 hide and' 3 ploughs with 1

fo. 95

serf and (there are) 9 villeins and 7 bordars
and 8 cottars with 3½ ploughs 'and 1 hide.'
'There are 10 beasts and 4 swine and 53
sheep.' There are 30 acres of pasture. It is
worth 100 shillings. 'When Walter received
it, 8 pounds.'

Ralph holds of W[alter] Contune, 'Comtuna' [Chilcompton]. (fn. 60) Elwacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3½ hides and half a virgate and' 2 ploughs and (there are) 4 bordars and 7 cottars and 1 villein with half a plough and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 2 beasts and 2 swine and 120 sheep and 70 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence and 12 acres of meadow and 10 furlongs of pasture in length and 2 furlongs broad, and 3 furlongs of wood(land) in length and 2 furlongs in breadth. It was and is worth 50 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 hide called
Contune [Chilcompton]. Alric held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' for a manor T.R.E. and for
so much he paid geld. There is land for 1
plough. There is half a plough 'and 3 virgates less 1 ferling' with 1 villein 'who has
1 virgate and 1 ferling,' and 2 bordars and 2
acres of meadow and 4 acres of pasture and
4 acres of under(wood). It was and is worth
10 shillings.

Ralph holds of W[alter] Harpetreu [West Harptree]. Elwacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 2 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 2 beasts.' There is a mill paying 5 shillings and 58 acres of meadow and 62 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1 league (reckoning) in length and breadth. It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Ralph holds of W[alter] Ecewiche, 'Hecuiwicca' [perhaps Wick in Brent Knoll]. (fn. 61) Elwacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ virgates of land and 8 acres. There is land for 1 plough. 'It is all in demesne.' There is 1 bordar. It is worth 10 shillings.

Rademer (fn. 62) holds of W[alter] Alsistune [Alston Maris in Huntspill]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 1 plough with 4 serfs and 1 villein and 4 bordars and 3 cottars, owning 1 plough 'and 1 virgate,' and 40 acres of pasture. 'There are 10 beasts and 19 swine and 45 sheep.' It was and is worth 20 shillings.

W[alter] himself holds Hunespil [Huntspill]. Alwin 'Godesunn' held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There
is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne there 'is
a hide and' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there
are) 2 villeins and 5 bordars and 4 cottars
with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are
6 wild (*silvaticæ*) mares and 12 beasts and 18
swine and 80 sheep.' There are 20 acres of
meadow. It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Raimar the clerk (*clericus*) holds of W[alter]
'his brother' Hiwis [Huish in Burnham].
Chinesi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1
virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough
which is there with 1 serf and 1 cottar and 3
bordars. 'There are 5 beasts and 10 swine.'
It was and is worth 10 shillings.

Ralph 'de Contevilla' holds of W[alter] Hiwis [Huish in Burnham]. Ailwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there with 5 bordars. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

The same Ralph 'de Contevilla' holds of W[alter] Ateberie [Adber in Trent]. Elsi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there 'in demesne with 1 hide and' 1 villein 'who has 1 virgate' and 1 bordar. There are 10 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 15 shillings.

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### XXV. THE LAND OF WILLIAM DE MOION

William de Moion holds of the king Stochelande [Stockland Bristol]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are 3½ hides and 1 virgate and ' 3 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 4 bordars with half a plough 'and half a hide.' 'There are 3 riding-horses and 5 beasts and 15 swine and 74 sheep.' There is a mill paying 10 pence, and 48 acres of meadow and 12 acres of wood(land). When he received (it), it was worth 60 shillings. Now 4 pounds and 10 shillings.

To this manor has been added Sedtammetone [ ]. Alvric held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. for 1 manor and paid geld for 3
virgates of land. There is land for 1 plough.
'William has this in demesne.' There are
13 acres of meadow and 6 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 10 shillings.

He himself [William de Moion] holds Torre [Dunster], and there is his castle. Alvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough. There are 2 mills paying 10 shillings and 15 bordars and 5 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture. It was formerly worth 5 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

Hugh holds of W[illiam] Tetesberge [perhaps Adsborough or Edgeborough in Creech
St. Michael]. Six thegns held (it)' in parage
(*pariter*)' (fn. 63) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides.
There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne
are '3 virgates and ' 1 plough and 3 serfs and
(there are) 6 villeins and 12 bordars with
3½ ploughs 'and 1 hide and 1 virgate.'
' There are 3 beasts and 1 pig.' There (are)
6 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture
and 10 acres of moor and 2 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

Garmund holds of W[illiam] Ailgi, 'Aili' [Eley in Over Stowey]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are ' 1 virgate less half a ferling' and 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 6 bordars with 1 plough 'with the rest of the land.' 'There is 1 riding-horse.' There are 10 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Robert holds of W[illiam] Lege [Leigh in Winsham]. Sirewald held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are ' 2 hides and 2½ virgates and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 5 villeins and 2 bordars. ' There is 1 riding-horse and 6 beasts and 24 sheep.' There are 8 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 2 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It was formerly worth 30 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Roger holds of W[illiam] Strate, ' Estrat'
[Street in Winsham]. Huscarl and Almar
held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and
paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for
2 ploughs. There are 3 villeins and 1 bordar
with 1 plough and 1½ acres of meadow.
Pasture 5 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad.
It was and is worth 15 shillings. (fn. 64)

Turgis holds of W[illiam] Burnetone [Brompton Ralph]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 12 ploughs. In demesne are ' 1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and 7 serfs and (there are) 16 villeins and 2 bordars with 8 ploughs 'and 3 hides and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 8 beasts and 5 swine and 107 sheep and 12 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 30 pence, and 6 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land) and 1 league of pasture. When he received (it), it was worth 40 shillings. Now 4 pounds.

+ This land belonged to the church of Glastingberie nor could it be separated from it T.R.E., ' (but) was thegnland there.'

Ogis holds of W[illiam] Clateurde [Clatworthy]. 'A certain woman' Alviet held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are ' 3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 16 villeins and 5 bordars with 5 ploughs ' and 3 virgates.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 8 beasts and 20 swine and 100 sheep and 30 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence and 5 acres of meadow and 25 acres of wood(land). Pasture half a league long and 4 furlongs broad. It was formerly worth 20 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

+ This land could not be separated from the church of Glastingberie, but was thegnland there T.R.E.

W[illiam] himself holds Udecome [Cutcombe]. (fn. 65) Ælmar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 15 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 4 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 18 villeins and 5 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 1 hide and half a virgate.' There (are) 6 swineherds paying 31 swine. 'There are 36 unbroken mares and 2 riding-horses and 5 beasts and 3 swine and 250 sheep and 47 she-goats.' (There is) a mill paying 5 shillings, and 6 acres of meadow. Pasture 2 leagues long and 1 league broad. Wood(land) 1 league long and half a league broad. It was formerly worth 3 pounds. Now 6 pounds. (fn. 66)

Of the land of this manor 3 knights (*milites*)
hold of W[illiam] 1 hide and half a virgate of
land and there they have 2 ploughs 'and 3
virgates in demesne' and (there are) 4 villeins
and 6 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1½ virgates.'
' There are 3 wild (*silvestres*) mares and 50
sheep.' There (are) 2 acres of meadow and
14 acres of wood (land). Pasture half a league
long and 5 furlongs broad. It was and is
worth 35 shillings and 6 pence. 'Three
thegns held this land who could not separate
(themselves) from the lord of the manor.'

W[illiam] himself holds Manheve [Minehead]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 12 ploughs. In demesne are ' 2½ hides and' 3 ploughs and 12 serfs and (there are) 27 villeins and 22 bordars with 10 ploughs 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 16 beasts and 10 swine and 300 sheep.' There is a mill paying 3 shillings and 12 acres of meadow and 24 acres of wood(land). Pasture 4 leagues long and 2 leagues broad. When he received it, it was worth 100 shillings. Now 6 pounds.

W[illiam] himself holds Aucome [Alcombe in Dunster]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and ' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs ' and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 5 beasts and 200 sheep.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow and 3 furlongs of pasture. It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Durand holds of W[illiam] Brune [Brown in Treborough]. Edwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are ' half a hide and' 2½ ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 13 villeins and 3 bordars with 4 ploughs ' and half a hide.' ' There are 2 riding-horses and 15 beasts and 23 swine and 190 sheep and 44 she-goats.' There (are) 1 acre of meadow and 80 acres of pasture and 12 acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 20 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Three knights (*milites*) hold of W[illiam]
Langeham [Langeham in Luxborough].
Three thegns held (it) ' in parage (*pariter*)'
and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 6
ploughs. In demesne are ' half a hide and 1
ferling and' 3 ploughs with 1 serf and (there
are) 5 villeins and 8 bordars with 3½ ploughs
' and the rest of the land.' ' There are 8
beasts and 3 swine and 75 sheep and 34 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 3 shillings
and 4 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture and 36 acres of wood(land). It was and is
worth 30 shillings.

Mainfrid holds of W[illiam] Coarme
[Quarme in Exton]. Ailward held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide.
There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne
is ' 1 virgate and ' 1 plough with 1 serf and
(there are) 5 villeins and 4 bordars with 1
plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 2 unbroken (*indomitæ*) mares and 15 beasts and 42
wether-sheep and 20 she-goats.' There are
1 acre of meadow and 10 acres of wood(land).
Pasture 5 furlongs long and 5 broad. It was
formerly worth 7 shillings ' and 6 pence.'
Now 15 shillings.

Richard holds of W[illiam] Bichecome
[Bickham in Timberscombe]. Two thegns
held (it)' in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for
2 ploughs. In demesne is ' half a virgate and'
1 plough and (there are) 3 villeins and 6
bordars with half a plough ' and half a virgate.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and
40 acres of pasture. It was formerly worth
6 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Bradewrde, ' Bradeuda ' [Broadwood in Carhampton]. Alric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 (fn. 67) plough which is there in demesne 'with 1½ virgates' and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 2 bordars with 1 plough 'and half a virgate.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 4 beasts and 60 sheep.' There (are) 5 acres of meadow. Pasture 1 league long and half a league broad. Wood (land) 1 league long and 4 furlongs broad. It was formerly worth 10 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

Ralph holds of W[illiam] Avena [Avill in Dunster]. Alvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne is 'the whole except 12 acres and' 1 plough and (there is) 1 villein and 5 bordars with half a plough. 'There is one beast.' There (is) a mill paying 20 pence and 4 acres of meadow and 2 acres of wood(land) and 50 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 10 shillings.

William [himself] holds Stantune, 'Estantona ' [Stanton in Dunster]. Walle held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There 'are in demesne 2½ virgates and ' (there are) 2 villeins and 2 serfs and 2 bordars with 1 plough, ' and half a virgate' and 5 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture. It is worth 15 shillings. ' When he received it, 7 shillings and 6 pence.'

To this manor has been added 1 virgate of
land which 1 thegn held T.R.E. ' in parage
(*pariter*)' for 1 manor ' and could betake himself to any lord ' (*potuit ire ad quemlibet dominum*). There is land for 1 plough. There
is 1 bordar and 3 acres of meadow and 50
acres of pasture. It is worth 3 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Aisseforde [Exford]. Domno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 ferling. There is land for two oxen. There is 1 villein and 15 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 15 pence.

W[illiam] himself holds Aisseforde [Exford]. Sarpo held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld
for 1½ ferlings. There is land for half a plough.
But it has been laid down to grass (*jacet in
pastura*), and it pays 12 pence.

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Durand holds of W[illiam] Staweit [Stowey in Cutcombe]. Leving held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne 'with 3½ ferlings ' and 1 villein and 1 bordar 'with half a ferling.' 'There are 4 beasts and 20 sheep.' There (are) 14 acres of wood(land). It was worth 3 shillings. Now 10 shillings.

Durand holds of W[illiam] Wochetreu [Oaktrow in Cutcombe]. Manno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough. ' In demesne is 1 ferling and half a plough and ' there are 2 villeins with half a plough ' and 1 ferling ' and 4 acres of wood(land). 'There are 6 beasts and 50 sheep and 20 she-goats and 8 swine.' It was worth 4 shillings. Now 6 shillings.

Durand holds of W[illiam] Alvrencote [Allercott now in Timberscombe]. Lewin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a virgate. There is land for 2 ploughs. 'In demesne is 1 ferling and half a plough.' There is 1 plough with 2 villeins and 2 bordars 'and 1 ferling and 4 beasts' and 8 acres of pasture and 2 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 6 shillings.

Geoffrey holds of W[illiam] Mene [East Myne in Minehead]. Lewin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there in demesne and 4 serfs with 1 bordar. 'There are 107 sheep and 50 she-goats.' There (are) 1 acre of meadow and 4 acres of wood(land) and 50 acres of pasture. It is worth 15 shillings. 'When he received it, 10 shillings.'

Roger holds of W[illiam] Bratone [Bratton in Minehead]. Alvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are ' 2 virgates and ' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 12 beasts and 60 she-goats.' There are 2 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture. It was formerly worth 5 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

Roger holds of W[illiam] Ernole, ' Hernola '[Owl Knowle now in Timberscombe].
Paulinus held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for
1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In
demesne are 3 virgates and ' 1½ ploughs and
1 serf and 1 bordar and (there are) 4 villeins
with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There
are 5 wild (*silvestres*) mares and 20 beasts and
16 swine and 120 sheep.' There is of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*) 1 league in length and
half a league in breadth. It was formerly
worth 5 shillings. Now 25 shillings.

Ranulf holds Lolochesberie [Luxborough].
Two thegns held (it) ' in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. and paid geld tor 1 hide; 'one held
3 virgates the other 1 virgate.' There is land
for 4 ploughs. In demesne is '1 virgate and'
1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 3 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3
virgates.' 'There are 6 beasts and 12 swine
and 100 sheep.' There (are) 100 acres
of pasture and 30 acres of wood(land). It is
worth 20 shillings. 'When he received it, 15
shillings.'

Nigel holds of W[illiam] Lolochesberie [Luxborough]. Brismar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. 'In demesne is 1 virgate and 1 plough and there are 6 villeins and 3 bordars with 1 plough 'and 3 virgates.' There (are) 2 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture and 30 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 15 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Cantocheve [West
Quantockshead]. Elnod ' the reeve (*prepositus*)'
held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides.
There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are
' 2 hides and 1 virgate and ' 3 ploughs and 7
serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 4 bordars
with 6 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 1 virgate.'
'There are 2 riding-horses and 6 beasts and
8 swine and 200 sheep.' There (are) 16
acres of meadow and 50 acres of wood(land).
Pasture 1 league long and 1 league broad. It
was worth 3 pounds. Now 4 pounds.

W[illiam] himself holds Chilvetune [Kilton]. Alward and Leuric held (it) ' in parage
(*pariter*)' for 2 manors T.R.E. and paid geld
for 10½ hides. There is land for 10 ploughs.
In demesne are '7½ hides and half a virgate
and' 4 ploughs and 7 serfs and (there are) 16
villeins and 6 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 2
hides less half a virgate.' ' There are 4 riding-horses and 4 beasts and 10 swine and 130
sheep.' There (are) 60 acres of meadow and
60 acres of pasture and 100 acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 100 shillings.
Now 7 pounds.

Of this land Ralph ' a knight (*miles*)' holds
of W[illiam] 1 hide and has there 1 plough
'and 3 virgates and 1 ferling' and 2 villeins
with 1 plough 'and 3 ferlings.' 'There are
4 beasts and 2 swine and 22 sheep and 5
she-goats.' There (are) 5 acres of meadow
and 1 virgate of pasture. It is worth 20
shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Niwetune [Newton in Bicknoller]. Alviet held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4½ hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides less 1 virgate and 1 ferling and ' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 13 villeins and 4 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 3 virgates and 1 ferling.' ' There are 2 riding-horses and 4 beasts and 6 swine and 80 sheep.' There is a mill paying 40 pence and 18 acres of meadow and 50 acres of wood(land) and of pasture 1 league (reckoning) in length and breadth. It was worth 60 shillings. Now 100 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Ulvretune, 'Ultertuna ' [perhaps Woolston in Bicknoller]. (fn. 68) Britmar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough. There ' are 5 acres in demesne and ' 2 villeins and 2 bordars owning 2 ploughs. There (are) 7 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture and 7 acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 10 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Dudeman holds Elwrde [Elworthy (fn. 69) ] of W[illiam]. Dunne held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 4 hides. (fn. 70) There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are ' 1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 8 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 2 virgates.' 'There is 1 riding-horse and 12 swine and 72 sheep.' There is a mill paying 4 shillings and 1½ acres of meadow and 120 acres of pasture and 50 acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 20 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Of this hide the king holds 1 virgate of land (as belonging) to the manor of Welletune [Williton].

Dudeman holds of W[illiam] Willet [in
Elworthy]. Dunne held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for half a hide. There is land for
4 ploughs. In demesne is ' half a virgate
and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 9
villeins and 6 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 1½
virgates.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 4
beasts and 3 swine and 100 sheep.' There
is a mill which pays no rent (*sine censu*) (fn. 71) and
3 acres of meadow and 50 acres of pasture
and 40 acres of wood(land). It was formerly
worth 10 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

The same person [Dudeman] holds of
W[illiam] 'the sheriff (*vicecomes*)' Coleford
[in Stogumber]. Brictuin held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for half a hide less 1 ferling.
There is land for 2 ploughs. 'In demesne
are 1½ virgates and' there 2 villeins have 1
plough 'and 2 ferlings.' It is worth 6 shillings. 'When he received it, 3 shillings.'

The same D[udeman] holds of W[illiam]
'the sheriff (*vicecomes*)' Wacet [Watchet].
Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1
virgate of land. There is land for half a
plough. Nevertheless there is 1 plough with
1 serf and 1 bordar 'and 1 riding-horse.' There
(is) a mill paying 10 shillings. It is worth 15
shillings. 'When William received it, 5 shillings.'

Hugh holds of W[illiam] Turvestone
[Torweston in Sampford Brett]. Lefsin held
(it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There
is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1
hide less half a virgate and' 2 ploughs and
(there are) 5 villeins and 6 bordars with 2
ploughs ' and half a hide and half a virgate.'
'There are 14 beasts and 2 swine and
88 sheep.' There is a mill which pays no
rent (*sine censu*), (fn. 71) and 15½ acres of meadow
and 11 acres and 46 acres of wood(land). It
was formerly worth 30 shillings. Now 50
shillings.

Hugh holds of W[illiam] Holeford, 'Hulofort ' [Holford St. Mary (fn. 72) ]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs, which are there in demesne with '3 virgates and' 1 serf and 1 villein and 5 bordars with 1 plough ' and 1 virgate.' 'There are 9 swine and 4 sheep and 64 she-goats.' There (is) a mill paying 10 pence and 3 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture and 4 (fn. 73) acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 10 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Roger holds of W[illiam] 'the sheriff (*vicecomes*) ' Haretreu [Hartrow in Stogumber].
Ulwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1
hide. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne is ' 1 hide less 1 ferling and' 1 plough
with 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 6
bordars with 1 plough ' and 1 ferling.' 'There
are 5 beasts and 3 swine and 20 sheep and
20 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence
and 5 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture and 6 acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 10 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Meinfrid and Robert hold of W[illiam]
Cibewrde [Chubworthy in Raddington].
Two thegns, 'Seric and Uthret,' held (it)
'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs.
In demesne is '1 hide and' 1 plough and
(there is) 1 villein and 4 bordars with half a
plough. 'There are 9 beasts and 80 sheep
and 32 she-goats.' There (are) 4 acres of
meadow and 50 acres of pasture and 5 acres
of wood(land). It was formerly worth 10
shillings. Now 12 shillings.

Turgis holds of W[illiam] Come [possibly
Combe Sydenham in Stogumber]. Ailmer
held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide.
There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne is
'half a hide and' 1 plough with 1 serf and
(there are) 6 bordars with half a plough (fn. 74) 'and 1
ferling.' 'There are 3 swine and 300 sheep.'
There is a mill which pays no rent (*sine censu*) (fn. 75)
and 4 acres of meadow and 50 acres of pasture and of wood(land) 4 furlongs in length
and 2 furlongs in breadth. It was formerly
worth 15 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Brictric holds of W[illiam] Sordemaneford [doubtful]. (fn. 76) The same Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for half a plough. One bordar there has this (½ plough) (fn. 77) and 7 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 6 shillings.

Nigel holds of W[illiam] Badeheltone
[Bathealton]. Two thegns, 'Alvric and Algar,'
held (it) ' in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and
paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for
5 ploughs. In demesne is ' 1 hide and ' 1
plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 12 villeins
and 1 bordar and 5 cottars with 4 ploughs
'and 1 hide.' 'There are 3 beasts and 3
swine and 50 sheep and 50 she-goats.'
There is a mill paying 7 shillings and 6
pence and 6 acres of meadow and 40 acres
of pasture and 12 acres of wood(land). It
was formerly worth 20 shillings. Now 50
shillings.

Ranulf holds of W[illiam] Maneworde [Manworthy in Milverton]. Ulf held (it) T.R.E. for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are ' 3 virgates and 1 ferling and ' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 3 villeins and 2 bordars with half a plough ' and 3 ferlings.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 2 beasts.' There are 7 acres of meadow and 12 acres of wood(land) and 12 acres of pasture. It was formerly worth 10 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Dodeman holds of W[illiam] Runetone
[Runnington]. Two thegns held (it) ' in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 2
hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In
demesne are ' 1 hide and 3 virgates and ' 1
plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 1 villein
and 8 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 4
beasts and 23 swine.' There is a mill paying
5 shillings and 8 acres of meadow and 10 acres
of wood(land). It was formerly worth 20
shillings. Now 50 shillings.

Dodeman holds of W[illiam] Pouselle [Poleshill in Milverton]. Ulvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. There is 1 serf there 'and 1 cow ' and 3 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). It is worth 10 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 hide
which 1 thegn held freely (*libere*) (fn. 78) T.R.E.
There is land for 1 plough. It was and is
worth 30 pence.

Mainfrid holds of W[illiam] Lege [Leigh in Milverton]. Cheping held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. Nevertheless there is 1 hide. (There is) land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and 1 ferling and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 2 villeins and 3 bordars with half a plough 'and 3 ferlings.' There is 1 acre of meadow and 12 acres of pasture and 20 acres of wood (land). It was formerly worth 5 shillings. Now 12 shillings.

Roger holds of W[illiam] Stoche, 'Estochet'
[Stocklinch Magdalen]. (fn. 79) Eddida held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is
land for 2 ploughs which are there in demesne
with ' 1½ hides and 3 ferlings and' 8 bordars
' who have 1 virgate and 1 ferling.' 'There
are 14 sheep.' There are 8 acres of meadow
and 4 acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It
was and is worth 30 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Brunfelle [Broomfield]. Alnod held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are ' 1 hide and 3 virgates and' 1 plough and 8 serfs and (there are) 12 villeins and 2 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 13 beasts and 17 swine and 155 sheep and 16 she-goats.' There are 10 acres of meadow and 1 league of pasture and 1 league of wood (land reckoning) in length and breadth. When he received it, it was worth 40 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Lidiard [Lydeard Punchardon in Bishop's Lydeard]. (fn. 80) Alric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are ' 1½ virgates and' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 6 bordars with 1 plough ' and 6½ virgates.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 5 beasts and 115 sheep.' There is a mill paying 8 shillings and 15 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 7 pounds.

W[illiam] himself holds Bageberge [West Bagborough]. Leuric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are ' 3 virgates and' 3 ploughs and 7 serfs and (there are) 21 villeins and 2 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 2 hides and 1 virgate.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 4 beasts and 6 swine and 150 sheep and 45 she-goats.' There (are) 11 acres of meadow and 200 acres of pasture and 10 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 100 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Stoche [Stoke St. Mary]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. ' In demesne are 1 hide and 1 virgate and' there (are) 6 villeins and 2 bordars with 1 serf owning 2 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' There (are) 1 acre of meadow and 200 acres of pasture and 6 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 30 shillings.

Ralph holds of W[illiam] Herfeld [Heathfield]. Elwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are ' 2½ hides and' 1 plough and 5 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 5 bordars with 1 plough ' and 1 hide.' 'There are 5 beasts and 71 sheep.' There is a mill paying 30 pence and 18 acres of meadow and 50 acres of pasture and 30 acres of wood(land). It was worth 30 shillings. Now 4 pounds.

fo. 96b

Turgis holds of W[illiam] Novin (fn. 81) [Nunney]. Colo held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and 1 virgate and' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 8 bordars with 1 plough 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 8 beasts and 20 swine and 100 sheep.' There is half a mill paying 30 pence and 20 acres of meadow and as many of pasture and 100 acres of wood(land). It was formerly worth 40 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Briweham [Brewham]. Robert son of Wimarc held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 12 hides. There
is land for 15 ploughs. In demesne are ' 6
hides and' 4 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there
are) 22 villeins and 28 bordars 'and 25
cottars' with 13 ploughs 'and 6 hides.'
'There are 3 riding-horses and 22 wild
mares (*equæ silvestres*) and 17 beasts and
60 swine and 300 sheep.' There are 2 mills
paying 9 shillings and 2 pence and 60 acres of
meadow and 200 acres of wood(land). When
he received (it), it was worth 12 pounds.
Now 14 pounds and 12 shillings.

To this manor have been added 3 virgates
of land. Almar held (them) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. There is land for half a
plough. There are 3 cottars. It was and is
worth 5 shillings.

From this manor have been taken away 3 (fn. 82) hides which Erlebold held T.R.E. of Robert, nor could he be separated from the manor. Roger de Corcelle now holds them.

Warmund holds of W[illiam] Eiretone (fn. 83) [Cheriton North]. Ernui held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and 1 virgate and' 1½ ploughs and (there are) 1 villein and 4 bordars with half a plough (fn. 84) 'and 3 virgates.' 'There is 1 cow and 50 sheep and 15 swine.' There are 10 acres of meadow and as many of pasture and 12 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 40 shillings.

'fo. 438'

### XXII. (fn. 85) THE LAND OF WILLIAM DE OW

William de Ow holds of the king Watelege [Whatley in Winsham]. T.R.E. 'Alestan held it and' it paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough. There are 2 villeins and 6 furlongs of wood(land) in length and 4 in breadth. It is worth 10 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Hantone [Hinton St. George]. T.R.E. 'Alestan held it and' it paid geld for 13 hides. There is land for 12 ploughs. Of this (land) there are in demesne 5 hides where are 4 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 16 villeins and 24 bordars with 10 ploughs 'and 8 hides.' 'There are 36 beasts and 44 swine and 190 sheep.' There (are) 2 mills paying 7 shillings and 6 pence and 60 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 1 league in length and half a league broad. When he received (it), it was worth 12 pounds. Now 15 pounds.

Ralph 'Blowet' holds of W[illiam] Geveltone [Yeovilton]. T.R.E. 'Alestan de Boscome held it and' it paid geld for 8 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are ' 4 hides and' 3 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 4 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 4 hides.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 2 unbroken mares and 12 beasts and 16 swine and 100 sheep.' There are 2 mills paying 30 shillings and 90 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture. When he received (it), it was worth 9 pounds. Now as much.

To this manor have been added 2 hides
which 5 thegns held 'in parage (*in paragio,
pariter*)' T.R.E. There is land for 2 ploughs.
It is worth 30 shillings.

Herbert holds of W[illiam] Lavretone [Laverton]. T.R.E. 'Alestan held it and' it paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '6 hides and 3 virgates and' 3 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 8 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 3 hides and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 3 beasts and 7 swine and 68 sheep and 15 she-goats.' There are 12 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture and 60 acres of wood (land). When he received it, it was worth 7 pounds. Now 8 pounds. (fn. 86)

Ralph 'Bloet' holds of W[illiam] Hantone [Hinton Blewitt]. T.R.E. 'Alestan held it and' it paid geld for 8 hides. There is land for 6½ ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and' 2½ ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 3 bordars and 4 cottars with 3 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 5 beasts and 17 swine and 25 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 4 shillings and 60 acres of meadow. Wood (land) 1 league long and 1 furlong broad. It was worth 6 pounds. Now 100 shillings.

Of this land Hugh 'Maltravers' holds of W[illiam] half a hide. It has always been worth 3 shillings.

Hugh holds of W[illiam] Ivle, 'Ivla' [Yeovil]. T.R.E. 'Alestan held it and' it paid geld for 6 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 1 plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 14 bordars with 6 ploughs 'and 4½ hides.' (fn. 87) 'There are 3 beasts and 5 swine and 32 sheep.' There is 1 mill paying 10 shillings and 33 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture. It was and is worth 8 pounds.

To this manor have been added 22 messuages (*masuræ*) (fn. 88) which T.R.E. 22 men held in
parage (*in paragio, 'pariter*'). They pay 12
shillings.

Warner holds of W[illiam] Citerne [Chilthorne Domer]. T.R.E. 'Alestan held it and' it paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough. It is worth 10 shillings.

All these lands above mentioned Alestan Boscome held T.R.E.

W[illiam] himself holds Ticheham [Tickenham]
. Saulf and Teolf, '2 thegns,' held (it)
T.R.E. 'in parage (*pariter*)' and paid geld for
8½ hides. There is land for 9 ploughs. In
demesne are '5 hides less 1 ferling and' 3
ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 12 villeins
and 5 bordars with 6 ploughs 'and 3½ hides
and 1 ferling.' 'There are 1 riding-horse
and 7 beasts and 7 swine and 47 sheep.'
There (are) 30 acres of meadow and 60 acres
of pasture and 110 acres of wood (land). It
was worth 100 shillings when he received
(it). Now 6 pounds.

'fo. 369

### XXIII. THE LAND OF WILLIAM DE FALEISE

William de Faleise holds of the king Stoche [Stoke-Courcy, now Stogursey]. Brixi held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 4½ hides. There is land for 14 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 4 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 38 villeins and 3 bordars and 3 coliberts with 10 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 3 riding-horses and 29 beasts and 10 swine and 250 sheep.' There is 1 mill paying 16 pence, and 150 acres of meadow and 19 acres of pasture and 100 acres of wood (land). When he received (it), it was worth 25 pounds. Now 20 pounds.

To this manor has been added half a hide
which T.R.E. 1 thegn held in parage (*in
paragio, 'pariter*') and was able to go where
he would (*poterat ire quo volebat*). (fn. 89) There is
land for 1 plough which is there with 1 bordar and 2 serfs. It has always been worth
10 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Otone 'Ottona' [Wootton Courtney]. Algar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and 1 virgate and' 3 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 8 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 2 hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 13 beasts and 7 swine and 150 sheep and 18 she-goats.' There is 1 mill paying 10 pence and 4 acres of meadow. Pasture 1 league long and a half broad and as much wood (land). It was and is worth 100 shillings.

W[illiam] himself holds Worspring
[Woodspring] by permission (*concessu*) of
King William. Serlo 'de' Borci gave (it) to
him with his daughter. Evroac held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 6 hides and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 12 ploughs.

In demesne (fn. 90) 'are 4 hides and 3 virgates and' there (are) 13 villeins and 6 bordars owning 6 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 16 beasts and 92 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of pasture and 10 acres of underwood. It has always been worth 100 shillings.

To this manor have been added 3 hides
which T.R.E. Alward and Colo held 'in
parage (*pariter*)' for 2 manors and paid geld
for 3 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs.
In demesne are '2½ hides and' 3 ploughs
and 4 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 4
bordars with 3 ploughs 'and half a hide'
and 8 acres of pasture. 'There are 2 swine.'
It has always been worth 4 pounds.

'fo. 386

### THE LAND OF WILLIAM SON OF WIDO

William son of Wido holds of the king
Horstenetone [Horsington]. Savard and
Eldeva held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' for 2
manors and they could go where they would
(*quo volebant ire poterant*), (fn. 91) and they paid geld
for 11 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs.
In demesne are '4½ hides less 5 acres and' 1
plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 12 villeins
and 10 bordars and 12 cottars with 7½ ploughs
'and 5 hides and 5 acres.' 'There are 1
beast and 16 swine and 5 sheep.' There
is a mill paying 42 pence, and 100 acres
of meadow. Pasture 6 furlongs long and 5
furlongs broad. Wood(land) 7 furlongs long
and 6 furlongs broad. When he received (it),
it was worth 8 pounds and 15 shillings.
Now as much.

Of this land Ralph holds of William 1½ hides and there he has 1½ ploughs. 'There are 2 riding-horses and 6 beasts and 12 swine and 60 sheep.' It has always been worth 25 shillings.

Bernard holds of W[illiam] Cherintone [South Cheriton in Horsington]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 6 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides less half a virgate and' 2 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 4 bordars and 2 cottars with 3 ploughs 'and 2 hides and half a virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 22 beasts and 28 swine and 3 sheep.' There (are) 125 acres of meadow. Pasture 5 furlongs long and 3 furlongs broad. Wood(land) 7 furlongs long and as much broad. When he received (it), it was worth 100 shillings. Now 6 pounds.

Of this same land Alwold purchased 5
hides of the Abbey of Cernel [Cerne in
Dorset] for the term of his life (*in vita sua
tantum modo*) and after his death the land
ought to be restored to the Church.

'fo. 447b'

### XXV. THE LAND OF RALPH DE MORTEMER

Ralph de Mortemer holds of the king
Waltone [Walton in Gordano], and Richard
'de Barra' (holds it) of him. Gunni 'the
Dane (*Dacus*)' held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 4
ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and 1
virgate and' 1 plough and (there are) 7 villeins and 5 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 1
hide and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 beast and
5 swine and 43 sheep and 25 she-goats.'
There (are) 20 acres of meadow and 100
acres of pasture and 50 acres of wood(land).
When he received (it), it was worth 50 shillings. Now 20 shillings more, that is 70
(shillings).

'fo. 344'

### XXVI. THE LAND OF RALPH DE POMEREI

Ralph de Pomerei holds Stawei [Nether Stowey] and Beatrice 'his sister' (holds it) of him. Almer held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3½ ferlings and' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 1 villein and 4 bordars 'with half a ferling.' 'There are 6 beasts and 60 sheep and 30 she-goats.' There are 2 acres of meadow and 6 acres of wood(land), and pasture half a league long and 4 furlongs broad. It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Ralph himself holds Are [Oare]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 5 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 20 beasts and 100 sheep.' There are 2 acres of meadow and 15 acres of wood(land). Pasture 2 leagues long and 1 (league) broad. It is worth 30 shillings. 'When he received it, 20 shillings.' This manor used to pay yearly to the king's manor of Carentone [Carhampton] for a customary due 12 sheep. Ralph keeps back this customary due.

'fo. 464'

### XXVII. THE LAND OF RALPH PAGENEL

Ralph Pagenel holds of the king Stocheland [Stockland Bristol] and Ralph 'de Roileio' (holds it) of him. T.R.E. 'Merlesuain held it and' it paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '2½ hides and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 4 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 6 beasts and 20 swine and 40 sheep.' There (are) 50 acres of meadow and 80 acres of pasture. It has always been worth 100 shillings.

The same Ralph holds of Ralph Cantocheheve [East Quantockshead]. T.R.E. 'Merlesuain held it and' it paid geld for 7 hides. There is land for 20 ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and 1 ferling and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 13 villeins and 7 bordars with 7 ploughs 'and 2 hides less 1 ferling.' 'There are 4 swine.' There is a mill paying 7 shillings and 6 pence, and 20 acres of meadow and 50 acres of wood(land). Pasture 2 leagues long and 1 league broad. It was worth 11 pounds when he received (it). Now 8 pounds.

The same Ralph holds of Ralph Hewis [Beggearn-Huish in Nettlecombe]. T.R.E. 'Merlesuain held it and' it paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 5 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 6 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 2 beasts and 1 riding-horse and 1 pig and 30 sheep.' There is a mill paying 3 shillings and 12 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture. It has always been worth 3 pounds.

The same Ralph holds of Ralph Bageberge [Bagborough East]. T.R.E. 'Merlesuain held it and' it paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' half a plough and 3 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 5 bordars with 2½ ploughs 'and half a hide.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture. It has always been worth 50 shillings.

Robert 'son of Roscelin' holds of Ralph Neuhalle [Newhall in Holford]. T.R.E. 'Merlesuain held it and' it paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There are 2 bordars and half a league of wood(land). It has always been worth 10 shillings.

These lands above mentioned Merlesuain held T.R.E.

fo. 97, '463'

### XXVIII. THE LAND OF RALPH DE LIMESI

Ralph de Limesi holds of the king Comich [Combwich in Otterhampton] and Walter 'Arbalistarius' (holds it) of him. Liward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 4 villeins and 5 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 5 beasts and 50 sheep.' There are 28 acres of meadow and 5 acres of pasture and 2 acres of wood(land). It has always been worth 40 shillings.

Walter himself holds Locumbe [Luccombe]. Queen Edith held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 3 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 18 villeins and 6 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 6 beasts and 6 swine and 100 sheep and 50 she-goats.' There are 5 acres of meadow and 50 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1 league long and half a league broad. It was worth 3 pounds. Now 4 pounds.

Ralph himself holds Seleurde [Selworthy]. Queen Edith held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and 2 ploughs and' 2 serfs and (there are) 7 villeins and 5 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 2 beasts and 4 swine and 60 sheep.' There is a mill paying 20 pence, and 5 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture and 40 acres of wood(land). It was worth 20 shillings. Now 25 shillings.

Ralph himself holds Alresford [Allerford in Selworthy]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 2 bordars with 1 plough 'and half a hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 swine and 60 sheep.' There is 1 mill paying 15 pence, and 6 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture and 1 acre of wood(land). It was worth 15 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

This manor used to pay yearly for a customary due 12 sheep to Carentone [Carhampton] the king's manor. Ralph has kept back this customary due to the present time.

+ Ralph himself holds Bosintune [Bossington in Selworthy]. The Church of Adelingi
[Athelney] held it T.R.E., and it was set
apart for the monks' food (*de victu monachorum*), and paid geld for 1 hide. There is
land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are 'halt a
hide and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are)
5 villeins and 2 bordars with 1 plough 'and
half a hide.' Pasture 1 league in length and
half a league in breadth. It was and is worth
20 shillings. The Church was seised of this
manor when the king gave his land to Ralph.

Ralph himself holds Traberge [Treborough]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for half a hide. There is land for 5
ploughs. In demesne is 'all the land except
10 acres and' 1 plough. There is 1 villein,
'who has 10 acres,' and 30 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1 league long and as much
broad. It is worth 7 shillings for it has been
laid waste (*vastata est*).

Ralph himself holds Epse [perhaps Rapps (fn. 92)
in Ashill]. Ulward held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide.
There is land for 1 plough. There is 1 villein and 16 acres of meadow. It is worth
3 shillings.

Ralph himself holds Alre [Aller]. Ulward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 12 bordars with 2 ploughs ' and 1 hide and 1 virgate.' ' There are 12 beasts and 6 swine and 16 sheep.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow and 200 acres of pasture and 10 acres of wood(land). When he received it, it was worth 100 shillings. Now 6 pounds.

'fo. 436b'

### XXIX. THE LAND OF ROBERT SON OF GEROLD

Robert son of Gerold holds of the king
Cerletone [Charlton Musgrove], and Godzelin (holds it) of him. Godman held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is
land for 12 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides
and' 3 ploughs and 7 serfs and (there are) 4
villeins and 15 bordars and 3 cottars (*coscez*)
with 8 ploughs. There (is) a mill paying 5
shillings and 50 acres of meadow. Pasture
4 furlongs long and 3 furlongs broad. Wood(land) half a league long and as much broad.
It was worth 10 pounds. Now 6 pounds.

Robert himself holds (fn. 93) [? Charlton Horethorne]. (fn. 94) Vitel held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and' 3 ploughs and 8 serfs and 4 coliberts and (there are) 11 villeins and 17 bordars with 5 ploughs. There (are) 30 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 3 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. When he received it, it was worth 18 pounds. Now he pays 100 cheeses and 10 bacons.

'fo. 447b'

### XXX. THE LAND OF ALVRED DE MERLEBERGE

Alvred de Merleberge holds of the king
Cellewert [Chelwood] and Nicholas (holds
it) of him. Carle held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs.
In demesne are '3 hides and' 1 plough and
4 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 4 cottars
(*coscez*) with I plough 'and 2 hides.' 'There
are 2 riding-horses and 12 swine and 100
sheep and 30 she-goats.' There (are) 7 acres
of meadow and 30 acres of wood(land). It
was and is worth 100 shillings.

'fo. 371b'

### XXXI. THE LAND OF ALVRED DE ISPANIA

Alvred de Ispania holds of the king Ulmerstone [Woolmersdon in North Petherton] and Walter (holds it) of him. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne is '1 virgate and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 4 villeins and 13 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 4 swine.' There are 10 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 30 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1½ virgates
of land. 'One virgate of' this land belonged
to (*fuit de*) Peret [North Petherton] the king's
manor. Alwi the reeve (*prepositus*) had possession (*præstitit*) T.R.E. It was and is worth
10 shillings. 'A thegn held the half virgate
in parage (*pariter*).' (fn. 95)

Alvred himself holds Bur [East Bower in North Petherton]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 5 ploughs. 'There is I virgate in demesne.' There are 8 villeins and 6 bordars and 3 serfs 'with the rest of the land.' 'There are 1 cow and 2 swine.' It has always been worth 100 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 virgate of
land which belonged to (*fuit de*) the king's
ferm (*firma*) in Peret [North Petherton].
There is land for 1 plough. It is worth 10
shillings. 'Samar held it T.R.E.'

Richard 'Demeri' holds of Alvred Hunteworde [Huntworth in North Petherton]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there with 2 serfs and 7 bordars. 'There are 8 beasts and 60 sheep.' There are 4 acres of meadow and 10 acres of moor. When he received (it), it was worth 5 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Ranulf holds of Alvred Strengestone [Stringston]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins with 1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 8 beasts and 15 swine and 193 sheep.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow and 50 acres of pasture. It is worth 50 shillings. 'When he received it, 40 shillings.'

To this manor has been added half a virgate of land which Bristive held freely (fn. 96) T.R.E. There is land for half a plough. One villein there owns this (half plough). It has always been worth 5 shillings.

Alvred himself holds Spachestone [Spaxton]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld
for 2½ hides. There is land for 8 ploughs.
In demesne is 'half a hide and' 1 plough and
2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 2 bordars with 1 plough 'and half a hide.' 'There
are 17 sheep.' There (are) 26 acres of meadow
and 9 acres of wood(land). When he received (it), it was worth 50 shillings. Now
the same (*similiter*).

Of the same land 1 knight (*miles*) holds of
Alvred 1½ hides, and there he has '1 hide in
demesne and' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and 3
cottars and 6 villeins and 5 bordars 'with
2 ploughs and half a hide.' 'There are 16
swine and 37 sheep and 14 she-goats.' There
(are) 4 acres of meadow and 120 acres of
wood(land). It was worth 3 pounds. Now
as much.

Herbert holds of Alvred Otremetone, 'Ottrammetona' [Otterhampton]. Estan held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 2½ virgates of land. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and half a virgate and ' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 5 villeins and 3 bordars and 3 cottars with 2½ ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 4 beasts and 11 swine and 45 sheep.' There (are) 5 acres of meadow and 3 acres of pasture and 3 acres of wood(land). It has always been worth 40 shillings.

Herbert holds of Alvred Radeflot [Radlet in Spaxton]. Estan held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide less 1 ferling. There is land for 1½ ploughs. There are '3 ferlings in demesne and' 2 villeins with 1 bordar 'and 1 plough and 1 virgate,' and 5 acres of meadow and 21 acres of pasture and 3 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 15 shillings.

Hugh holds of Alvred Planesfelle [Plainsfield in Over Stowey]. Edred held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. There are 3 bordars and 1 serf and 2 acres of meadow and 15 acres of wood(land). When he received it, it was worth 20 shillings. Now 10 shillings.

Hugh holds of Alvred Mulselle [Marsh Mills in Over Stowey]. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough. There is 1 bordar with 1 serf and 15 acres of meadow. It has always been worth 15 shillings.

Richard holds of Alvred Selvre [Monksilver]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 9 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and 3 ferlings and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 5 bordars with 7 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 cow and 12 swine and 30 sheep.' There is a mill paying 3 shillings, and 2 acres of meadow and 160 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 3 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. It was worth 3 pounds. Now 4 pounds.

Alvred himself holds Stalwei [Nether Stowey]. Earl Herald held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 1 plough and 5 serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs. 'There are 9 beasts and 7 swine and 90 sheep.' There is a mill paying 4 pence, and 7 acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 1½ leagues (reckoning) in length and breadth. 'It was worth when he received it, 8 pounds. Now 10 pounds.'

Osward and Ailward, '2 thegns,' hold of
Alvred Stalwei [Nether Stowey]. They
held it ' in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 2 hides. There is land for 4
ploughs. In demesne are 1½ ploughs 'and
all the land' (fn. 97) with 1 serf and (there are) 4
villeins and 3 bordars with 1 plough. 'There
are 8 swine and 20 sheep.' There are 3
acres of meadow, 'and 1 league of wood(land).' It has always been worth 20 shillings. This land has been added to the lands
of Alwi which Alvred holds.

Ranulf holds of Alvred Alfagestone and Leding (fn. 98) [Alfoxton in Holford, and Dyche in Stringston]. Alwi 'Baneson' held (them) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 4 villeins and 2 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and half a hide.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture and 35 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Hugh holds of Alvred Lege [Leigh in Old Cleeve]. Domno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1½ ploughs. There are 2 bordars, and 2 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 3 furlongs long and half a furlong broad. It was and is worth 17 shillings. This land has been added to the lands of Alwi 'Banesone' which Alvred holds.

Hugh holds of Alvred Radehewis [Rodhuish in Withycombe]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne with 1 bordar and 1 acre of meadow and 12 acres of pasture. When he received (it), it was worth 2 shillings. Now 6 shillings.

Robert and Herbert hold of Alvred Stawei [Stawley]. Alwi 'Bannesonn' held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land. In demesne are '2 hides and 3 virgates and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars ' with 1 virgate.' 'There are 8 swine and 24 sheep.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). When he received (it), it was worth 100 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

Richard 'Demeri' holds of Alvred Ile [Ile Brewers]. Alwi held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 8 villeins and 2 bordars with 1 plough 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 1 cow and 60 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 20 pence and 10 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture and 30 acres of wood(land). When he received (it), it was worth 20 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

Hugh holds of Alvred Prestetone [Preston Bowyer in Milverton]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides less 1 virgate. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are ' 1½ hides and half a virgate and ' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 14 villeins with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 7 beasts and 5 swine and 48 sheep.' There is a mill paying 20 pence, and 8 acres of meadow and 15 acres of wood(land). When he received it, it was worth 30 shillings. Now 60 shillings.

fo. 97b

Walter, 'his brother,' 5 virgates, and Ansger
'Focarius,' 2 virgates of land, hold of Alvred
Gahers [Goathurst]. Alwi held it T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 hide and 3 virgates of
land. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a virgate and' 2 ploughs and
4 serfs and (there are) 13 villeins and 5 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 1 hide and half a
virgate.' 'There are 9 beasts and 10 swine
and 60 sheep and 16 she-goats.' There are
62 acres of wood(land). (fn. 99) When he received
(it), it was worth 70 shillings. Now the same
(*similiter*).

Ranulf holds of Alvred Malrige [Merridge in Spaxton]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 2½ ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 4 villeins and 1 bordar with 1½ ploughs 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 4 beasts and 31 sheep and 12 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 6 pence, and 30 acres of pasture and 20 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Robert holds of Alvred Cantoche [Quantock, exact position doubtful]. Alwi held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land.
There is land for 1½ ploughs. Three villeins
there have these (ploughs) and 8 acres of under
(*silvæ minutæ*). When he received it,
it was worth 20 shillings. Now 25 shillings.

Walter holds of Alvred Hille [Hill Farrance]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough and 4 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 4 bordars and 1 cottar with 1 plough 'and 2½ hides.' 'There are 6 beasts and 14 swine.' There is a mill paying 30 pence, and 17 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture and 17 acres of wood(land). It was worth 3 pounds. Now 4 pounds.

Alvred himself holds Lochintone, ' Loduntona ' [Luckington in Kilmersdon]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are ' 4 hides and 3 virgates and ' 2 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 8 bordars with 1 plough ' and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 8 beasts and 108 sheep and 31 she-goats.' There (is) a mill paying 10 shillings, and 12 acres of meadow. Wood(land) half a league long and 3 furlongs broad. When he received it, it was worth 6 pounds. Now 3 pounds.

Alvred himself held (*habuit*) Achelai [Oakley in Chilthorne Domer]. Alwi 'Baneson '
held it 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. This
manor has been added to Mertoch [Martock]
the king's manor, and it is worth yearly 50
shillings.

'fo. 382b'

### XXXII. THE LAND OF TURSTIN SON OF ROLF

Turstin son of Rolf holds of the king
Pidecombe [Pitcombe]. Alwold held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is
land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are ' 4 hides
and' 2 ploughs and (there are) 5 villeins and
19 bordars with 3 ploughs ' and 1 hide.'
'There are 1 riding-horse and 6 unbroken
mares (*equæ indomitæ*) and 12 beasts and 60
swine and 104 sheep.' There are 2 mills
paying 15 shillings and 22 acres of meadow
and 5 acres of wood(land). In Briwetone
[Bruton] (are) 11 burgesses paying 23 shillings.
It is worth altogether 7 pounds. When he
received it, it was worth 8 pounds.

Butolf holds of Turstin Witeham [Witham]. Chetel held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '2½ virgates and ' 1 plough and 'there are 3 villeins and' 6 cottars with 1 plough 'and 1½ virgates.' 'There are 12 beasts and 10 swine and 35 sheep.' When he received (it), it was worth 15 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 hide in
Wltune, 'Wlftuna,' [ ] which Chetel
held (*pariter*) for 1 manor T.R.E. There is
land for 1 plough which is there with 1 serf
and 6 cottars. There are 2 acres of meadow.
It is worth 10 shillings. When he received
(it), it was worth 30 shillings.

This land has been added to the lands (fn. 100) of Adwold which Turstin holds.

Rippe holds of T[urstin] Storpe (fn. 101) [Eastrip in Brewham]. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there with 3 cottars. 'There are 3 cows and 12 swine and 30 sheep.' Wood(land) 1 furlong long and broad. It has always been worth 20 shillings.

Hugh holds of T[urstin] Sindercome [Syndercombe in Clatworthy]. Cerric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and ' 1 plough and (there are) 7 villeins and 7 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' There (are) 17 acres of meadow and 1 league of pasture (reckoning) in length and breadth and 50 acres of wood(land). It was and is worth 20 shillings.

Turstin himself holds Cadeberie [North Cadbury]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 12 hides. There is land for 12 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and ' 3 ploughs and 6 serfs and (there are) 16 villeins and 20 bordars with 8 ploughs 'and 8 hides,' and there is 1 swineherd paying yearly 12 swine. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 31 beasts and 60 swine and 42 sheep.' There are 2 mills paying 22 shillings and 50 acres of meadow and 70 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It was worth 20 pounds. Now 12 pounds.

To this manor has been added Westone [Weston Bampfylde]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. for a manor, and could go where he liked, (fn. 102) and paid geld for 2 hides and 2½ virgates of land. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 1½ ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 6 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 9 swine.'

There is half a mill paying 45 pence, and 24 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 2 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It was and is worth 40 shillings. Richard holds (it) of Turstin.

Alwin holds of T[urstin] Westone [Weston Bampfylde]. He held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for half a plough. Nevertheless 1 plough is there with 1 villein. It is worth 10 shillings.

Bernard 'Pancewold' holds of T[urstin]
Sudcadeberie [South Cadbury]. Alwold
'*Calvus*' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for
3 virgates of land. There have been added
2 hides and 1 virgate of land which 4 thegns
held freely (*libere*) (fn. 103) T.R.E. Altogether there
is land for 3 ploughs. Bernard has 2 hides.
A priest (*clericus*) (has) half a hide. One
Englishman (has) half a hide. All these lands
have been added to the lands of Alwold which
Turstin holds.

'Besides these lands added which I have
noted above,' (fn. 104) to this has been added 1 hide
in Ultone, 'Ulftona' [Woolston in North
Cadbury] which Alnod held freely (*libere*) (fn. 103)
T.R.E. There is land for 1 plough. Leviet
holds (it) of Turstin and has there 1 serf
and 3 cottars (*coscez*) 'and 50 sheep' and 4
acres of meadow and 3 acres of underwood
(*silvæ minutæ*). It is worth 10 shillings.
'When Turstin received it, 15 shillings.'

To this has been added Cloptone [Clapton in Maperton]. Alnod held (it) freely (*libere*) (fn. 105)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is
land for 3 ploughs. Ralph 'Trencart' holds
(it) of Turstin, and has there 1 plough with
1 villein and 4 bordars and 2 serfs. There
(are) 10 acres of meadow and 4 furlongs of
wood(land) in length and 2 furlongs broad.
When he received it, it was worth 40 shillings. Now 20 shillings.

Alward holds of T[urstin] Blacheford [Blackford]. He held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough, which is there with 3 bordars. 'There are 3 beasts and 8 swine and 40 sheep.' It is worth 15 shillings. 'When Turstin received it, 20 shillings.'

Geoffrey holds of T[urstin] Cuntone [Compton Pauncefoot]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 6 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and' half a plough (fn. 105) and 4 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 11 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 3 hides.' 'There are 4 beasts and 20 swine and 80 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 8 shillings, and 15 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It is worth 100 shillings. Now 6 pounds.

Geoffrey holds of T[urstin] Malpertone, 'Malperettona ' [Maperton]. Alwold held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 2 ploughs and 10 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 9 cottars with 3 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 17 beasts and 20 swine and 80 sheep.' There are 2 mills paying 5 shillings and 5 pence and 5 acres of meadow and 10 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 5 furlongs long and 3 furlongs broad. It was formerly worth 8 pounds. Now 6 pounds.

Norman holds of T[urstin] Wandestreu [Wanstrow]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and ' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 4 villeins and 4 bordars with 1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' 'There are 5 riding-horses and 6 beasts and 27 swine and 86 sheep.' There (are) 36 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 1 league long and half a league broad. It is worth 3 pounds. Formerly 6 pounds.

Norman holds of T[urstin] Chaivert [Keyford in Frome]. Levedai held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for half a plough which is there in demesne with 4 cottars. 'There are 7 beasts and 8 swine and 14 sheep.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow and 4 acres of pasture. It is worth 7 shillings. 'When the count received it, 5 shillings.'

Bernard ' Pancewolt' holds of T[urstin] Duncretone [Dunkerton]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 4 ploughs and 8 serfs and (there are) 10 villeins and 6 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 11 beasts and 36 swine and 212 sheep.' There is a mill paying 7 shillings and 6 pence, and 6 acres of meadow. Pasture 4 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. It is worth 6 pounds. It was formerly worth 100 shillings.

To this manor has been added 1 virgate of
land, and it is worth 5 shillings. Edwi held
(it) freely (*libere*) (fn. 106) T.R.E.

Robert holds of T[urstin] Ciretune [South (?) Cheriton]. Alwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 1 plough with 1 villein and 4 bordars 'and half a hide.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow, and 1 furlong of wood(land) (reckoning) in length and breadth. It is worth 30 shillings. Formerly it was worth 40 shillings.

'fo. 452'

### XXXIII. THE LAND OF SERLO DE BURCI

Serlo de Burci holds of the king Blachedone [Blagdon]. Almar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '7½ hides and' 2 ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 5 villeins and 8 bordars with 5 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 3 beasts and 13 swine and 50 sheep and 60 she-goats.' There (are) 2 mills paying 5 shillings, and 10 acres of meadow and 200 acres of wood(land). Pasture 1 league (reckoning) in length and breadth. When he received (it), it was worth 10 pounds. Now 7 pounds.

Of this land Lambert holds 1 hide of Serlo and there he has 2 ploughs with 2 villeins. It is worth 20 shillings. 'In demesne are 3 virgates and 1 plough, and the villeins have 1 virgate and 1 plough.'

Four knights (*milites*) hold of S[erlo] Opopille [Uphill]. Ewacre held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for 6½ hides. There is land for 10
ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and 3
virgates and' 4 ploughs with 1 serf and (there
are) 7 villeins and 4 bordars with 3 ploughs
'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 8 beasts and
25 swine and 100 sheep.' There (are) 70
acres of meadow and 100 acres of pasture.
It was and is worth 6 pounds.

S[erlo] himself holds Stoche, 'Stocca' [Chewstoke]. (fn. 107) Ewacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough, and with 1 serf it is there in demesne, and (there are) 1½ acres of meadow. 'There are 13 beasts and 12 swine and 27 sheep and 20 she-goats.' Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It is worth 10 shillings.

S[erlo] himself holds Cilele [Chillyhill Farm in Chewstoke]. Ewacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there with 1 villein and 1 bordar and 1 serf. There are 1½ acres of meadow. It is worth 15 shillings.

To this (land) has been added Stoche
[Chewstoke]. Alvric held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. for 1 manor and paid geld
for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough
which is there with 2 bordars and half an
acre of meadow. It is worth 10 shillings.
'When Serlo received it, 20 shillings.'

Walter holds of S[erlo] Alduic [Aldwick in Butcombe]. Almar 'Atter' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '3 virgates and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 4 villeins and 1 bordar 'with 1 hide and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 14 beasts and 11 swine and 14 sheep.' There is a mill paying 3 shillings, and 15 acres of meadow and 49 acres of wood(land). It was formerly and is now worth 40 shillings.

fo. 98

Guntard holds of S[erlo] Ragiol [Ridghill
in Winford]. Four thegns held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides.
There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne is 1
plough with 1 serf and 1 villein. 'There are
15 beasts and 6 swine and 55 sheep.' There
(are) 5 acres of meadow and 5 acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). It is worth 30 shillings. 'When Serlo received it, 20 shillings.'

To this (manor) has been added 1 hide and
1 virgate of land. One thegn held (it) freely
(*libere*) (fn. 108) T.R.E. There is land for 3 ploughs.
Walter 'Hosed' holds (it) of Serlo and has
there 1 plough and 4 serfs with 1 villein and
1 bordar. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 4
beasts and 10 swine.' There (are) 3 acres of
meadow and 3 furlongs of wood(land)
(reckoning) in length and breadth. Formerly
(it was worth) 10 shillings. Now 30 shillings. This land did not belong to Ewacre.

The Church of St. Edward [Abbey of Shaftesbury] holds of S[erlo] Chelmetone, 'Chilmatona' [Kilmington] for his daughter who is there. Alsi held (it) T.R.E. There are 5 hides but he paid geld for 1 (hide). There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides and 1 virgate and' 1 plough and (there are) 4 villeins and 3 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 14 beasts and 15 swine and 137 sheep.' There (is) 1 league of wood(land) in length and 3 furlongs broad. Formerly (it was worth) 30 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

S[erlo] himself holds Lovintune [Lovington]. Three thegns 'Aelmar, and Siric, and
a woman Alsille' held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. for 3 manors and paid geld for 6 hides.
There is land for 8 ploughs. In demesne are
'3 hides less 5 acres and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs
and (there are) 8 villeins and 9 bordars with 6
ploughs 'and 2 hides and 5 acres.' 'There
are 16 beasts and 1 riding-horse and 11
swine and 80 sheep.' There is a mill paying
10 shillings and 40 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad.
Formerly (it was worth) 6 pounds. Now 100
shillings.

Of this land Lambert holds 1 hide and has there 1 plough with 3 villeins. (fn. 109) 'There are 2 swine.' There (are) 12 acres of meadow. It is worth 20 shillings.

+ Serlo himself holds Watehelle [Wheathill]. Elmer held (it) T.R.E. of the Church of Glastingberie, nor could he be separated from it, and he paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 1 plough with 1 serf and 1 bordar. Formerly (it was worth) 40 shillings. Now 40 (fn. 110) shillings.

Of this land Geoffrey holds 1 hide and it is worth 10 shillings.

S[erlo] himself holds Contone [Compton Martin]. Ewacre held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and 3 virgates and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 5 villeins and 6 cottars and 5 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 1 hide and 3 virgates.' 'There are 6 beasts and 7 swine and 17 sheep and 9 she-goats.' There are 15 acres of meadow and 1 league of pasture in length and 2 furlongs broad. Wood(land) 11 furlongs long and 9 furlongs broad. Formerly (it was worth) 100 shillings. Now 4 pounds.

Of this land Richard holds of S[erlo] 1 virgate and 1 ferling of land, (fn. 111) and has there 1 plough with 2 bordars and 5 acres of meadow. 'There are 12 beasts and 10 swine and 30 she-goats.' Formerly (it was worth) 5 shillings. Now 15 shillings.

S[erlo] himself holds Mortone, 'Morthona'
[Morton in Compton Martin]. Three
thegns, 'Alvric, Aelric and Alwic,' held (it)
'in parage (*pariter*)' for 3 manors T.R.E. and
paid geld for 5 hides. There (is) land for
5 ploughs. Godric holds 2 hides of this
land and Elric (holds) 2 hides. In demesne are
'3 hides and' 2 ploughs and (there are) 9
villeins and 11 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and
1 hide and 2 cottars. There are 19 beasts
and 40 sheep.' There is a mill paying 5
shillings, and 40 acres of meadow and 15
acres of wood(land). Its value formerly and
now is 3 pounds.

Of this land Richard holds 3 virgates of land and Humphrey (holds) 1 virgate of land. There is 1 plough' and 2½ virgates in demesne' and (there are) 2 villeins and 3 bordars 'with 1½ virgates' and 18 acres of meadow and 4 acres of wood(land) and 2 acres of pasture. It was formerly and is now worth 15 shillings. (fn. 112)

Reynold holds of S[erlo] Mudiford [Mudford]. Elmar 'Atter' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne 'are 1½ hides and' 1½ ploughs and (there are) 3 villeins and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 3 beasts and 8 swine and 26 sheep.' Its value formerly and now is 3 pounds.

To this manor has been added Stane
[Stone in Mudford]. Sared held it freely
(*libere*) for a manor T.R.E. and paid geld for
2 hides. There is land for 1½ ploughs.
'There are 10 sheep.' It was formerly and
is now worth 10 shillings.

'fo. 380'

### XXXIIII. THE LAND OF ODO SON OF GAMELIN

Odo son of Gamelin holds of the king Locumbe [Luccombe] and Vital (holds it) of him. Fitel held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 1 bordar with 2½ ploughs 'and half a hide.' 'There are 2 acres of meadow and 12 acres of wood(land) and 50 acres of pasture.' Its value formerly and now is 40 shillings.

'fo. 447'

### XXXV. THE LAND OF OSBERN GIFARD

Osbern Gifard holds of the king Canole [Knowle in Bedminster]. Alnod 'Staller' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1 hide and ' 1 plough and (there are) 5 villeins and 6 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 1 hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 8 beasts and 25 swine.' There (are) 16 acres of meadow and 20 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 2½ furlongs long and 1½ furlongs broad. Formerly (it was worth) 30 shillings. Now it is worth 40 shillings.

O[sbern] himself holds Telvve (fn. 113) [Elm].
Donno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5
hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne
are '4 hides and 1 virgate and' 1 plough and
2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 4 bordars
with 3 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.' 'There are 1
riding-horse and 15 beasts and 16 swine and
250 sheep and 30 she-goats.' There are 2
mills paying 100 pence, and 14 acres of
meadow and 16 acres of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*) and 14 acres of pasture. Formerly
(it was worth) 3 pounds. Now 4 pounds.

O[sbern] himself holds Udeberge [Woodborough in Wellow]. Donno held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne is 1 plough and 6 bordars with 1 serf 'who have half a virgate,' and 8 acres of meadow. 'There are 1 cow and 150 sheep.' Formerly (it was worth) 30 shillings. Now 40 shillings.

'fo. 437'

### XXXVI. THE LAND OF EDWARD OF SALISBURY. (fn. 114)

Edward of Salisbury holds of the king Hantone [Hinton Charterhouse]. Ulwen held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and' 3 ploughs and 9 serfs and (there are) 12 villeins and 15 bordars with 6 ploughs 'and 5 hides.' 'There are 3 riding-horses and 40 beasts and 250 sheep and 40 swine and 60 she-goats.' There are 2 mills paying 34 shillings, and 12 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 1 league long and half a league broad.

In Bade [Bath] are 2 houses, one paying 7 pennies and 1 halfpenny. (fn. 115) Formerly (it was worth) 10 pounds. Now it is worth 12 pounds.

E[dward] himself holds Nortune [Norton St. Philip]. Iving held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 10 ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and half a virgate and' 3 ploughs and 3 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 13 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 5 hides less half a virgate.' 'There are 2 riding-horses and 20 beasts and 28 swine and 240 sheep.' There is a mill paying 5 shillings, and 20 acres of meadow and as much pasture. Wood(land) 1 league long and as much broad. Formerly (it was worth) 6 pounds. Now 7 pounds. Of these 10 hides King E[dward] gave to the aforesaid Iving 2 carucates of land.

'fo, 448b'

### XXXVII. THE LAND OF ERNULF DE HESDING

Ernulf de Hesding holds of the king Westone [Weston near Bath]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 7 ploughs. In demesne are '4 hides less half a virgate and 3 acres, and' 2 ploughs and 10 serfs and (there are) 6 villeins and 1 bordar with 3 ploughs 'and 1 hide and half a virgate and 3 acres.' 'There are 6 riding-horses and 8 beasts and 16 swine and 250 sheep.' There is a mill paying 20 shillings, and 13 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture and 30 acres of wood(land). In Bade [Bath] (are) 3 houses paying 27 pence. Altogether formerly and now it is worth 8 pounds.

Engeler holds of Ern[ulf] Ticheham [Tickenham]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 3 virgates of land. There is land for 3 ploughs. 'There are 5 virgates in demesne and' there are 3 villeins and 1 bordar 'who have half a hide' and 1 serf and 6 acres of meadow. 'There are 2 beasts and 1 swine and 3 sheep.' Wood(land) 3 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. It is worth 40 shillings. 'When he received it, 60 shillings.'

Engelram holds of Er[nulf] Reddene [Rodden]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs, which are there in demesne 'with half a hide' and 3 serfs and 28 bordars 'with half a hide.' 'There are 1 riding-horse and 20 beasts and 50 swine and 300 sheep.' There are 2 mills paying 15 shillings, and 20 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture. Wood(land) 1 league long and as much broad. Formerly and now it is worth 4 pounds.

'fo. 446'

### XXXVIII. THE LAND OF GILBERT SON OF TUROLD

Gilbert son of Turold holds of the king
Chiwestoch [Chewstoke] and Osbern (holds
it) of him. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 2
ploughs, which are there in demesne and 2
serfs and (there are) 2 bordars and 20 acres
of meadow and 10 acres of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*). 'There are 5 unbroken mares and
18 beasts and 30 swine and 18 sheep and
15 she-goats.' Formerly (it was worth) 20
shillings. Now it is worth 30 shillings.

Walter holds of G[ilbert] Tumbeli (fn. 116)
[Ubley]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 5 hides. There is land for 5
ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and 1
virgate and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there
are) 5 villeins and 4 bordars and 4 cottars
(*coscez*) with 3 ploughs 'and the rest of
the land.' 'There are 5 beasts and 14
swine.' There is a mill paying 30 pence,
and 35 acres of meadow. Pasture 1 league
long and half a league broad, and as much
wood(land). When he received (it), it was
worth 100 shillings. Now as much.

The same [Walter] holds Estone [Stone Easton]. Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. (fn. 117) There is land for 1 plough which is there with 3 bordars. It pays 30 shillings.

'fo. 473b'

### XXXIX. THE LAND OF GODEBOLD

Godebold holds of the king Carme [Quarme in Winsford]. Albricht held it T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 virgates of land. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 virgates and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 3 villeins with 1 bordar 'and 1 virgate.' There (are) 3 acres of meadow and 50 acres of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now it is worth 10 shillings.

'fo. 450'

### XL. THE LAND OF MATTHEW DE MORETANIA

Matthew holds of the king Clivedone
[Clevedon] and Ildebert (holds it) of him.
John 'the Dane' held (it) T.R.E. and paid
geld for 5½ hides and 2 ferlings. There is land
for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and' 2
ploughs with 1 serf and (there are) 8 villeins and
10 bordars with 4 ploughs 'and 3½ hides.'
'There are 7 unbroken mares (*equæ indomitæ*)
and 1 riding-horse and 22 beasts and 25
swine and 115 sheep.' There (are) 46 acres
of meadow. Pasture 1½ leagues long and as
much broad. Wood(land) 2 furlongs long
and half a furlong broad. Formerly (it was
worth) 40 shillings. Now it is worth 4
pounds.

Rumald holds of M[atthew] Calviche
[Chelvey]. Torchil held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3
ploughs. In demesne are '1 virgate and' 1
plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins
and 4 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and 3 virgates.'
'There are 6 swine.' There (are) 6 acres of
underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). Formerly and now
(it is worth) 40 shillings.

From this manor has been taken away 1 virgate of land which Turchil held with the aforesaid land. The Bishop of Coutances holds (it).

Ildebert holds of M[atthew] Mideltune [Milton Clevedon]. Ulward, 'Tumbi,' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '5 hides and' 2 ploughs and 4 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 9 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 5 hides.' 'There is 1 riding-horse and 10 beasts and 18 swine and 160 sheep and 40 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 5 shillings, and 24 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 10 furlongs (reckoning) length and breadth. When he received (it), it was worth 100 shillings. Now 6 pounds.

fo. 98b. 'fo. 479b'

### XLV. THE LAND OF HUMFREY (fn. 118)

Humphrey the chamberlain holds of the king
Curi, 'Cari' [Lytes Cary in Charlton Mackrell]. 'Two brothers,' Ordric and Living, held
(it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld
for 1 hide and 1 ferling. There is land for
1 plough which is there in demesne with
1 bordar and 2 cottars 'who have 7 acres
of land.' 'There are 12 beasts and 100
sheep.' There (are) 20 acres of meadow.
Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now
it is worth 40 shillings. This land has been
added to the lands of Brictric but the two
(thegns) who held (it) T.R.E. could go where
they liked. (fn. 119)

The same H[umphrey] holds Curi (fn. 120)
[perhaps Tuckerscary in Charlton Mackrell].
Leving held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There
is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are
'1 hide and 1 virgate and' 2 ploughs and
(there are) 3 villeins and 3 bordars with
1 plough 'and the rest of the land.' There
(are) 24 acres of meadow. Formerly (it was
worth) 30 shillings. Now it is worth 40
shillings; and this (land) has been joined to
the lands of Brictric, but they who held them
T.R.E. could go where they liked.

XLVI. Robert de Odburville holds of
the king in Warne [Wearne in Huish Episcopi] 2½ virgates of land which never paid
geld. There is land for half a plough.
There is 1 bordar with 1 serf. 'There are 4
beasts and 15 sheep.' It is worth 15 shillings. It was waste when he received it (*vastam accepit*).

'fo. 478b'

This Robert had 1 virgate of land which
Dodo held freely 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
This has been added to Dolvertone [Dulverton] the king's manor. Now it has 'again'
been decided to be (*dijudicata est*) thegn-land.
It is worth 10 shillings. (fn. 121)

The same Robert holds half a hide in
Widepolle [Withypool]. Three foresters
'Dodo, Almar and Godric' held (it) 'in
parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. There is land for
4 ploughs. From this (land) Robert used to
pay 20 shillings to the king's ferm at
Winesford [Winsford]. Now it has been
declared (*diratiocinata est*) to be thegn-land.

The same Robert holds Wilesforde, 'Welesforda' [Wellisford in Langford Budville].
Two thegns, 'Edric and Bruninc,' held
(it) 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid
geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs.
In demesne are 'half a hide and' 1 plough
and 2 serfs and (there are) 8 bordars owning
1 plough 'and 1 virgate.' 'There are 1
riding-horse and 18 beasts and 3 swine and
17 sheep.' There (are) 4 acres of meadow
and 10 acres of pasture and 3 acres of underwood (*silvæ minutæ*). Formerly (it was worth)
10 shillings. Now it is worth 15 shillings.
Of this hide the Count of Mortain holds 1
virgate and Bretel (holds it) of him.

'fo. 477b

The same Robert holds Melecome [Melcombe in North Petherton]. Saric held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ virgates of land.
There is land for 1½ ploughs, and they are
there with 10 bordars. 'There are 3 cows
and 40 sheep.' There (is) a mill paying 12
pence, and 10 acres of underwood (*silvæ
minutæ*). Formerly and now it is worth 15
shillings.

From this manor has been taken away half
a hide which T.R.E. belonged there. Walter
(*Walscin*) de Dowai holds (it) with his manor
of Bur [West Bower].

John the Usher (*Hostiarius*) holds of the
king Pegens, 'Peghenes' [Horsey Pignes in
Bridgwater]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and
paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate of land.
There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are
'half a hide and' 1 plough and (there are) 2
villeins with 1 bordar 'and half a virgate.'
'There are 8 beasts and 10 swine.' There
is a priest (fn. 122) with 1 plough and 2 bordars 'and
half a hide and 6 beasts and 6 swine and 33
sheep and it is worth 15 shillings.' There
are 5 acres of meadow. Formerly (it was
worth) 40 shillings. Now it is worth 30
shillings. (fn. 123)

The same John holds Peri [Perry Furneaux in Wembdon] 'and Robert holds it of him.' Orgar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide and half a virgate of land and half a ferling. There is land for 1 plough which is there; 'in demesne are 1 virgate and 1 ferling and half a plough,' and 2 villeins and 2 bordars 'have half a plough and the rest of the land.' There (are) 5 acres of meadow. Formerly (it was worth) 10 shillings. Now it is worth 15 shillings.

Stable holds of John Newetune [North Newton]. Samar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there with 1 virgate 'in demesne' and with 2 villeins and 2 bordars 'who have 1 virgate' and 3 serfs. 'There are 10 sheep and 10 she-goats.' There (are) 5 acres of meadow and 5 acres of wood(land). Formerly (it was worth) 10 shillings. Now it is worth 15 shillings.

'fo. 478'

Robert holds of John Candetone [Cannington]. Semar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne 'with 1½ virgates and' with 1 villein and 4 bordars (fn. 124) 'with half a virgate.' 'There are 4 beasts and 1 swine and 40 sheep and 24 she-goats.' There is a mill paying 5 shillings, and 23 acres of meadow and 6 acres of pasture. Formerly it was worth 15 shillings. Now it is worth 20 shillings.

John himself holds Wincheberie, 'Winchinberia' [Wigborough in South Petherton]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 1½ ploughs and they are there with 2 villeins and 3 bordars 'who have 1½ virgates and 1 ferling and half a plough.' 'In demesne are 1 plough and 1½ hides and 1 ferling. There are 2 cows.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow. Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now 30 shillings.

'fo. 479'

John himself holds Hustille [Huntstile, now in Goathurst]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there with 'half a virgate in demesne and' 3 villeins and 4 bordars 'who have half a virgate and 1 plough.' 'There are 4 swine.' There (are) 10 acres of pasture. Formerly it was worth 10 shillings. Now it is worth 20 shillings.

Of this land half a virgate and 1 ferling T.R.E. belonged to 'the king's manor of' Svmertone [Somerton]. It is worth 5 shillings.

'fo. 477b'

Ansger Fower (fn. 125) holds of the king Cildetone [Chilton Trinity]. Alwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There is land for 1 plough which is there with '3 ferlings in demesne and' 1 villein 'who has 1 ferling and half the plough' and 1 serf. 'There are 3 cows.' There are 14 acres of meadow and 5 acres of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 5 shillings. Now it is worth 15 shillings.

The same A[nsger] holds Michaeliscerce [St. Michaelchurch]. Alwi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough. Formerly and now it is worth 5 shillings.

The same A[nsger] holds Siwoldestone
[Sheerston in North Petherton]. Two thegns
held (it) freely 'in parage (*pariter*)' T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 virgate of land. There
is land for half a plough. Formerly and now
it is worth 4 shillings.

'fo. 479'

The same [Ansger] holds Derlege [Durleigh]. Alsi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ virgates of land and 1 ferling. There is land for 3 ploughs which are there; 'half a hide less 1 ferling and 1 plough are in demesne,' 4 villeins and 2 bordars and 3 serfs 'have 2 ploughs and the rest of the land.' There (are) 20 acres of wood(land). Formerly and now it is worth 20 shillings.

'fo. 478b'

Ansger the cook (*coquus*) holds of the king
Lulestoch [Lilstock]. Bricsic held it T.R.E.
and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land
[ ]. In demesne are '2½ hides and'
3 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 11 villeins and 7 bordars 'with 1 hide and 3
ferlings,' and 20 acres of wood(land) in one
place and in another wood(land) 1 league
long and half a league broad. 'There is 1
cow and 25 swine and 10 sheep.' Formerly
and now it is worth 100 shillings.

'fo. 477b'

Anschitil Parcher ('*parcarius*') holds of the
king Newetune [North Newton]. Osward
held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and
1 virgate of land. There is land for 3 ploughs
which are there with '1 hide in demesne
and' 8 bordars 'who have 1 virgate and
2 ploughs.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow
and 20 acres of moor and 10 acres of wood(land). Formerly (it was worth) 40 shillings.
Now it is worth 30 (shillings).

The same A[nschitil] holds Herdeneberie, 'Hederneberia' [perhaps Honibere in Lilstock]. Alvric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. There are 3 bordars with 1 serf, and 60 acres of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now it is worth 5 shillings.

'fo. 479'

The same A[nschitil] holds Mideltone [perhaps part of Milton in Kewstoke]. Osward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there with '3½ virgates in demesne and' 1 villein and 2 serfs 'who have half the plough and half a virgate.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow and 2 acres of under(wood) and 20 acres of pasture. Formerly and now it is worth 15 shillings. 'Alward holds it of Anschitil.'

'fo. 478b'

Girard holds Ernesel [Earnshill]. Leving held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide of land. There is land for 1 plough. There are 1 bordar and 2 serfs and 6 acres of meadow and 10 acres of wood(land). Formerly and now it is worth 30 shillings.

'fo. 480'

Edmund son of Payn holds Bertune [Barton St. David] of the king. Jadulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '3 hides and 1 virgate and' 1 plough with 1 serf and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars and 6 cottars 'with 1 virgate.' 'There are 5 beasts and 4 swine.' There is a mill paying 10 shillings, and 50 acres of meadow and 60 acres of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 6 pounds. Now 3 pounds.

From this manor has been taken away 1 hide which Mauger de Cartrai holds.

The same E[dmund] holds Picote [Pitcot in Stratton-on-the-Fosse]. Jadulf held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3½ hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne are '2½ hides and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 3 villeins and 8 bordars with 2 ploughs. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 9 beasts and 45 sheep.' There is a mill paying 50 pence. There (are) 8 acres of meadow and 12 acres of pasture and 50 acres of wood(land). Formerly and now it is worth 4 pounds.

The same E[dmund] holds Waltune [Walton in Kilmersdon]. Elmar held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. In demesne is 'all the land except 1 virgate and' 1 plough and (there are) 1 villein and 6 bordars with 1½ ploughs 'and one virgate.' 'There are 15 sheep.' There are 6 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture. Underwood 1 furlong (reckoning) in length and breadth. Formerly (it was worth) 4 pounds. Now 40 shillings.

The wife of Manasses the cook (*coquus*)
holds Haia [Hay Street in Stone Easton].
Edric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2
hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. There
are 2 bordars with 1 cottar and 6 acres of
meadow and 12 acres of pasture. Formerly
(it was worth) 20 shillings. Now it is worth
15 shillings.

The same [i.e. Manasses' wife] holds Estone [Stone Easton]. Aldwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there in demesne 'with 1 hide and' with 1 villein and 3 bordars and 1 cottar 'who have 1 virgate.' There are 8 acres of meadow and 6 acres of pasture. Formerly and now it is worth 20 shillings.

'fo. 490'

### XLVII. THE LAND OF THE KING'S THEGNS. (fn. 126)

Brictric and Ulward hold of the king
Bochelande [Buckland St. Mary]. They
also (*idem ipsi*) held (it) T.R.E. 'in parage
(*pariter*)' and paid geld for 1½ hides. There
is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are 2
ploughs and (there are) 2 villeins and 4 bordars. It is worth 20 shillings.

They held this land of Bishop Peter while he lived, and paid him 10 shillings. Now they hold (it) of the king, but since the bishop's death the king has had nothing from it.

Of this land the wife of Bolle held 3 (fn. 127) virgates T.R.E.

Siward holds Sevenemetone [Seavington St. Michael]. T.R.E. it paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '2 hides and 3 virgates and' 1 plough and 2 villeins and 3 bordars 'who have the rest of the land' and 2 serfs and 8 acres of meadow. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 2 beasts and 10 swine and 120 sheep.' It is worth 3 pounds.

Harding son of Alnod holds Lopen [Lopen] Tovi 'the sheriff' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and 3 ferlings and' 1 plough and 2 serfs and (there are) 2 villein. and 5 bordars 'with 1 virgate and 1 ferling' and 20 acres of meadow. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 7 beasts and 10 swine and 150 sheep.' Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now it is worth 40 shillings.

'fo. 491b'

Harding holds Brade [Goose Bradon]. Tovi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. 'Celric holds it of Harding and has 3 virgates and' 1 plough in demesne with 1 villein 'who has 1 virgate.' 'There are 50 sheep.' Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now 10 shillings.

The same [Harding] holds Capilande [Capland in Hatch Beauchamp]. Tovi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne is 1 plough with 1 bordar and 1 serf and 6 acres of meadow and 30 acres of wood(land). 'There are 3 beasts and 1 pig.' Formerly (it was worth) 5 shillings. Now it is worth 20 shillings.

To this manor has been added half a hide
which belonged to (*fuit de*) Curi [Curry
Rivel] the king's manor. It is worth 5 (fn. 128) shillings. 'When he received it, it was waste.'

The same [Harding] holds Meriet [Merriott]. Godwin held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs. In demesne are '2½ hides and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs and (there are) 9 villeins and 6 bordars with 2 ploughs 'and the rest of the land.' 'There is 1 riding-horse.' There (is) a mill paying 5 shillings, and 10 acres of meadow and 3 furlongs of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 100 shillings. Now it is worth 4 pounds.

Harding holds Bocheland [Buckland St.
Mary]. Tovi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld
for 1 hide. There is land for 4 ploughs.
'Godwin holds it of Harding and has half a
hide in demesne; and his villeins have half
a hide. There are 6 beasts and 10 sheep
and 20 she-goats.' There are 3 acres
of meadow and 10 furlongs of pasture in

fo. 99

length and 4 in breadth. Wood(land) 2 furlongs long and 1 broad. Formerly (it was
worth) 40 shillings. Now it is worth 10
shillings.

'fo. 493'

Harding holds Dinescove, 'Digenescova' [Discove in Bruton]. Tovi held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land for 3 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ virgates and' 2 ploughs with 3 villeins 'who have 2½ virgates and half a plough.' 'There is 1 riding-horse and 28 swine and 71 sheep.' There (are) 8 acres of meadow and 3 furlongs of pasture (reckoning) in length and breadth. Formerly and now it is worth 40 shillings.

'fo. 490b'

Brictric holds Tocheswelle [Tuxwell in Spaxton]. Godwin held (it) T.R.E. There is half a virgate of land and it did not pay geld T.R.E. There is land for 1 plough. 'In demesne is half a plough and' there are 4 bordars with 1 serf. 'There are 4 acres of wood(land) and 7 acres of pasture.' Formerly and now it is worth 12 shillings and 6 pence.

Siward 'the falconer (*accipitrarius*)' holds
Dunintone [Dinnington]. Edmar held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is
land for 3 ploughs, which are there with 6
villeins and 3 bordars. 'In demesne are 2
hides and 1 plough and the villeins have 1
hide and 2 ploughs.' There (is) a mill paying
8 pence, and 8 acres of meadow. Pasture 3
furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. Wood(land) 3 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad.
Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now
it is worth 40 (shillings).

'fo. 493b'

Siward 'the Hundred-man (*Hundrannus*)'
holds Ettebere, 'Eattebera' [Adber in
Trent]. He also (*idem ipse*) held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for 1 hide. There is land
for 1½ ploughs and they are there with 2
villeins and 3 bordars. 'In demesne are half
a hide and 1 plough, and the villeins have
half a hide and half a plough.' 'There are 7
beasts and 13 swine and 62 sheep.' There
(are) 6 acres of meadow and 1 furlong of
wood(land), (reckoning) in length and breadth.
Formerly and now it is worth 20 shillings.

'fo. 491'

Dodo holds 'a manor in the hundred of
Wellintuna (fn. 129) called' Stawe [Nether Stowey].
Siwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3
virgates of land. There is land for 3 ploughs.
In demesne is '1 virgate and' 1 plough and
3 serfs and 6 villeins and 2 bordars, and a
mill which pays no rent (*sine censu*) (fn. 130) and 5
acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture and
3 acres of wood(land). Formerly and now
it is worth 20 shillings.

Ulf holds Hauechewelle [Hawkwell in
Dulverton]. He also (*idem ipse*) held (it)
T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 virgate of land
and 1 ferling and the fourth part of 1 ferling.
There is land for 3 ploughs. 'Of this land
Ulmar an Englishman holds 1¼ ferlings
'in parage (*pariter*).' Ulf has 1 ferling and
1 plough, the villeins have 1 plough, and
Ulmar has 1 plough.' There are 3 ploughs
with 1 serf and (there are) 3 villeins and
4 bordars. 'There are 4 beasts and 30 sheep
and 40 she-goats.' It is worth 25 shillings.

Alward and his brothers hold Stoche [Chewstoke]. Their father held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there in demesne 'with 2½ hides and half a virgate and' with 1 villein and 1 serf and 13 bordars 'who have the rest of the land and half a plough. 'There is 1 riding-horse and 6 beasts and 5 swine and 17 sheep.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 60 shillings. Now it is worth 50 shillings.

'fo. 492'

Godwin 'an Englishman' holds Draicote
[Draycott near Cheddar]. He and his mother
held (it) T.R.E. and they were assessed (*defendebant se*) (fn. 131) for 1 virgate of land. There
is land for half a plough. 'There he has 2
oxen.' It pays 2 shillings yearly.

Aldvi holds Stoche [Chewstoke]. He also held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 3 virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs. There are 3 bordars and 2 serfs with 1 plough. There is a mill paying 6 shillings and 8 pence, and 6 acres of meadow. Pasture 5 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. Wood(land) 3 furlongs long and 2 furlongs broad. 'In demesne are 1 hide and 1 virgate, and there are 3 villeins who have 3 virgates and 1 plough, and 2 beasts and 2 swine and 8 sheep. It is worth 25 shillings.

Brismar 'an Englishman' holds Halberge [Haselbury Plucknett]. He also (*idem
ipse*) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 10
hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. In
demesne are '5 hides and' 1 plough and 2
serfs and (there are) 8 villeins and 16 bordars
with 5 ploughs 'and 5 hides.' 'There is 1
riding-horse and 8 beasts and 7 swine.'
There is a mill paying 5 shillings, and 13½
acres of meadow and half a league of pasture
(reckoning) in length and breadth, and as
much wood(land). It is worth 8 pounds.

Alverd holds Wiche [Bathwick]. He
also (*idem ipse*) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld
for 2 hides. There is land for 3 ploughs
which are there with 2 villeins and 6 bordars
and 3 serfs. 'In demesne are 1 hide and 2
ploughs, and the villeins have 1 hide and 1
plough. There are 1 riding-horse and 8
swine and 60 sheep.' There is a mill paying
5 shillings, and 5 acres of meadow and 10
acres of thicket (*spinetum*). It is worth 40
shillings.

Donno holds Bochelande [Buckland Dinham]. He also (*idem ipse*) held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for 12 hides. There is land
for 7 ploughs. 'In demesne are 8½ hides and
1 plough and the villeins have 3½ hides
and 4 ploughs.' There are 5 ploughs and 11
villeins and 5 bordars and 7 serfs and 40 acres
of meadow and 30 acres of underwood and
half a league of pasture in length and 1½
furlongs in breadth, and a mill paying 7
shillings. 'In demesne are 8½ hides and 1
plough, and there are 2 beasts and 8 swine
and 12 sheep.' Formerly (it was worth) 8
pounds. Now it is worth 100 shillings.

Agelric holds Cvme [Combe Hawey].
Queen Edith (*Eddid*) held it T.R.E. and
paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 5
ploughs, which are there and 6 villeins and
5 bordars and 3 serfs. 'In demesne are 1 hide
and 1 plough and the villeins have 1 hide and
4 ploughs, and there are 1 riding-horse and
3 beasts and 7 swine and 126 sheep.' There
is a mill paying 50 pence, and 8 acres of
meadow and 20 acres of wood(land). Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now 4
pounds.

Alvric holds Lideford [West Lydford]. Brictric 'his father' held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 9 hides. There is land for 8 ploughs. There are 7 ploughs and 6 villeins and 9 bordars and 2 cottars and 8 serfs. 'In demesne are 5½ hides less half a virgate and 3 ploughs and the villeins have 3 hides and 1½ virgates and 4 ploughs, and there are 2 riding-horses and 20 beasts and 25 swine and 60 sheep and 25 she-goats.' There (is) a mill paying 15 shillings, and 60 acres of meadow and 30 acres of pasture and 1 league of wood(land) (reckoning) in length and breadth, and a swineherd paying 10 swine (yearly). Formerly and now it is worth 8 pounds.

Alvric holds Scepeworde, 'Shepbwurda' [ ]. Brictric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for half a plough. 'Rahir holds this of Alvric and has there 10 sheep.' It is worth 5 shillings.

Brictoward holds Writelinctone [Writhlington]. Brictwold held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 6 hides. There is land for 5 ploughs and there they all are with 8 villeins (fn. 132) and 3 cottars. 'In demesne are 5 hides and 2 ploughs and the villeins have 1 hide and 3 ploughs, and there are 24 sheep.' There are 12 acres of meadow and 24 acres of pasture and 12 acres of underwood. Formerly it was worth 100 shillings. Now it is worth 4 pounds.

Huscarle holds 1 virgate of land which he
also (*ipsemet*) held T.R.E. in Estrope [Eastrip
in Brewham]. There he has half a plough, (fn. 133)
'and 4 beasts and 7 swine and 20 sheep.' It
is worth 40 pence.

Osmer holds half a virgate of land in Otremetone [Otterhampton]. His father held (it) T.R.E. Of this (land) 2 parts have been taken away and placed in Candetone [Cannington] the king's manor.

### *ITEM. THE LAND OF HUMPHREY AND OF CERTAIN OTHERS

'fo. 466'

Humphrey 'the chamberlain' holds Babecari [Babcary]. Bruno held (it) freely (fn. 134) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs. Nevertheless in demesne are '1 hide and' 2 ploughs and 2 serfs, and (there are) 6 villeins and 3 bordars with 3 ploughs 'and 1½ hides.' 'There are 2 riding-horses.' There (are) 14 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture. Formerly (it was worth) 40 shillings. Now it is worth 50 shillings. This has been added to the lands of Brictric.

Humphrey holds Altone (fn. 135) [Holton], 'and Albric holds it of him.' Alnod held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 2 ploughs. In demesne are '1½ hides and' 1 plough and (there are) 1 villein and 4 bordars with half a plough 'and half a hide' and 1 serf. 'There is 1 riding-horse and 2 cows and 12 swine and 12 sheep.' There are 6 acres of meadow and 6 acres of wood(land). Formerly (it was worth) 20 shillings. Now it is worth 30 shillings.

Humphrey holds Sanford [Sandford Orcas]. Three thegns held (it) freely (fn. 136) T.R.E. and paid geld for 6 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs and there they all are and 4 villeins and 15 bordars and 4 serfs and 8 acres of meadow. 'In demesne are 3½ hides less 1 ferling and 3 ploughs, and the villeins have 3 ploughs and the rest of the land. There are 2 riding-horses and 2 cows and 13 swine and 150 sheep.' Pasture 2 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. Wood(land) 4 furlongs long and 1 furlong broad. Formerly (it was worth) 8 pounds. Now it is worth 9 pounds. (fn. 137)

'fo. 464b

Odo of Flanders holds Timesberie [Timsbury]. Gonuerd held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs. There are 2 ploughs and 5 villeins and 3 bordars and a mill paying 40 pence and 40 acres of meadow less 1, and 39 acres of pasture. 'In demesne are 3¾ hides and 1 plough and the villeins have 5 virgates and 1 plough. There are 56 sheep and 4 swine.' It is worth 3 pounds.

William Hosed holds Tatewiche [Tadwick in Swainswick]. Three thegns, 'Siric,
Codulf, and Waldin' held (it) 'in parage
(*pariter*)' T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides.
There is land for 1 plough which is there in
demesne 'with 1¼ hides' and 3 serfs and 2
bordars who have half a virgate, and half
an acre of meadow and 10 acres of underwood. 'There is 1 riding-horse and 100
sheep.' Formerly (it was worth) 10 (fn. 138) shillings.
Now it is worth 30 shillings.

Ralph, 'brother of Roger' de Berchelai, holds Tatewiche [Tadwick in Swainswick]. Godric held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for half a hide. There is land for 1 plough which is there with 3 serfs. 'There are 89 sheep.' There (is) 1 acre of wood(land). Formerly (it was worth) 10 shillings. Now it is worth 15 shillings.

Hugolin the interpreter holds of the king
Herlei, 'Heorleia' [Warley in Bathford]. (fn. 139)
Azor held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide.
There is land for 3 ploughs and so many are
there with 1 villein and 5 bordars and 2 serfs.
'In demesne are half a hide and 2 ploughs and
the villeins have half a hide and 1 plough.
There are 100 sheep.' There is half an acre of
meadow, and of underwood 3 furlongs reckoning
between (*inter*) length and breadth. Formerly and now it is worth 50 shillings.

The same [Hugolin] holds Estone [Bath
Easton]. Ingulf held (it) 'in parage (*pariter*)'
T.R.E. and paid geld for 3 hides. There is
land for 5 ploughs. There are 3 ploughs and 3
villeins and 6 bordars and 2 serfs and a mill
paying 5 shillings. 'In demesne are 1½
hides and 1 plough and the villeins have 1½
hides and 2 ploughs.' Formerly (it was worth)
40 shillings. Now it is worth 60 shillings.

The same [Hugolin] holds Claftertone [Claverton]. Suain held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 5 hides. There is land for 6 ploughs, and so many are there and 4 villeins and 7 bordars and 4 serfs and a mill paying 7 shillings and 6 pence, and 20 acres of meadow and 12 furlongs of pasture (reckoning) in length and breadth. 'In demesne are 2½ hides and 2 ploughs and the villeins have 2½ hides and 4 ploughs. There are 1 riding-horse and 4 beasts and 29 swine and 120 sheep and 20 she-goats.' Formerly and now it is worth 7 pounds.

Drogo de Montagud holds Chenolle [Knowle in Shepton Montague]. Alnod held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1½ hides. There is land for 3 ploughs, and as many are there and 6 villeins and 4 serfs with 1 cottar. 'In demesne are 3 virgates and 1 ferling and 2 ploughs and the villeins have 3 virgates less 1 ferling and 1 plough. There are 26 swine.' There (are) 15 acres of meadow. Wood(land) 4 furlongs in length and 3 furlongs in breadth. Formerly (it was worth) 40 shillings. Now it is worth 4 pounds. (fn. 140)

From this land has been taken away 1 hide of land which was there T.R.E. Turstin son of Rolf holds (it), 'and an Englishman of him.' It is worth 20 shillings.

Hugh 'de Vale torta' holds Fodindone [Foddington in Babcary]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides and 1 virgate of land. There is land for 3 ploughs and as many are there and 2 villeins and 1 cottar and 6 serfs and 14 acres of meadow. 'In demesne are 1¾ hides and 2 ploughs and the villeins have half a hide and 1 plough. There are 2 riding-horses and 20 beasts and 15 swine and 28 sheep.' Formerly (it was worth) 30 shillings. Now it is worth 40 shillings.

Richard 'the interpreter' holds in Rode
[Road] 1 hide which he (*ipse*) held (fn. 141) of Rainbold the priest (*presbytero* (fn. 142) ) by leave of the
king as he says. Reinbold indeed (*vero*) held
(it) T.R.E. There is land for half a plough.
There is 1 bordar. Formerly and now it is
worth 10 shillings.

Schelin holds Fodindone [Foddington in Babcary]. Bricstoward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 1 hide and 1½ virgates of land. There is land for 2 ploughs which are there with 1 serf and 1 bordar. 'There is 1 riding-horse.' There (are) 6 acres of meadow. Formerly (fn. 143) and now it is worth 20 shillings.

Eldred holds Brochelie [Brockley]. He
also (*idem ipse*) held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld
for 4 hides. There is land for 4 ploughs, and
as many are there and 6 villeins and 7 bordars
and 16 acres of meadow. 'In demesne are 2
hides and the villeins have 2 hides and 4
ploughs. There are 2 beasts and 2 swine.'
It is worth 30 shillings.

'fo. 465b'

Eldred holds Grenedone [Crandon in
Bawdrip]. He also (*idem ipse*) held (it) T.R.E.
and paid geld for half a hide. There is land
for half a plough. 'It is all in demesne and'
there are 4 bordars with 1 serf, and a mill
paying 30 pence 'and 1 pig' and 3 acres
of meadow and 2 acres of underwood. It is
worth 5 shillings.

'fo. 467'

Ansger de Montagud holds of the king Prestetone [Preston Plucknett]. Alward held (it) T.R.E. and paid geld for 2 hides. There is land for 1 plough which is there in demesne with 1 serf and 8 bordars. 'There are 1 riding-horse and 5 beasts and 80 sheep.' There (are) 10 acres of meadow. Formerly (it was worth) 15 shillings. Now it is worth 40 shillings.

### GELD INQUEST

### THESE ARE THE HUNDREDS OF SUMERSETA

[Exon. Domesday, fol. 75 seq.]

In the Hundred of Tantotone (Taunton)
and in the Hundred of Pipeministre (Pitminster)
are 120 hides and 3 virgates and 1 ferling.
Thence the king has 30 pounds and 3 shillings
for his geld from 100½ hides, and his barons
have in demesne 20½ hides and 1 ferling. Of
these (hides) bishop Walchelin has 11 hides
and 1 virgate and 3 ferlings, and William the
sheriff 2½ hides, and Roger Arundel 3 hides
and 3 ferlings, and John the usher (*hostiarius*)
1 hide and 1½ virgates, and the priests of
Tantona 2 hides and 1 virgate. Besides the
hides reckoned above bishop W(alchelin) has
in Tontona 20 carrucates of land which never
paid geld.

*Analysis*

h. | v. | f. | |||||

Geld received for | 100 | 2 | 0 | ||||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | ||||

Bishop Walchelin | 11 | 1 | 3 | ||||

William the sheriff | 2 | 2 | 0 | ||||

Roger Arundel | 3 | 0 | 3 | ||||

John the usher | 1 | 1 | 2 | ||||

Priests of Taunton | 2 | 1 | 0 | ||||

20 | 3 | 0 | |||||

121 | 1 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Milvertone (Milverton) are 24½ hides. Thence the king has 6 pounds and 7 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from 21 hides and 1 virgate. The king has no geld from 2½ hides which Britel holds. And Robert de Oburgivilla has 3 virgates which he holds of the king free (of geld).

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 21 | 1 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Robert de Oburgivilla. | 0 | 3 | 0 | |||

0 | 3 | 0 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Britel | 2 | 2 | 0 | |||

2 | 2 | 0 | ||||

24 | 2 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Witestane (Whitstone)
are 115 hides. Thence the king has 15
pounds for his geld from 50 hides, and the
abbot (of Glastonbury) has in demesne 40
hides. The king has no geld from 1 hide and
3 virgates which Serlo de Burgei holds; nor
from 4 hides and 3½ virgates which Roger de
Corcella holds; nor from 5 hides and 1½ virgates which the villeins of the abbot hold.
From these 3 pounds and 12 shillings are due
to the king for his geld. Drogo did not pay
geld in this Hundred for 7 hides which he
held of the abbot of Glastingebery. Nigel
the physician (*medicus*) did not pay geld in this
Hundred for 5 hides. And Alvric and Evurard
did not pay geld for 1 hide in this Hundred.

In the Hundred of Cainesham (Keynsham) are 104 hides. Thence the king has 15 pounds for his geld from 50 hides. The king and his barons have in demesne 30½ hides. Of these (hides) the king has in demesne 15 hides, and the bishop of Coutances 3 hides and 3 virgates, and the abbot of Glastingebery 4½ hides, and the abbot of Bada 5 hides and 1 virgate, and the priest of Cainesham 1 hide, and Aluuric of Cainesham 1 hide. The king has no geld from 17½ hides which the king's villeins at Cainesham hold, nor from half a hide which William holds of the bishop of Coutances; nor from 1½ hides which Herald holds of Alvred; nor from 1 hide which Nicholas holds of Alvred; nor from 3 hides which Roger de Stanton holds. From this Hundred are due to the king for his geld 7 pounds and 12 pence.

In the Hundred of Porberie (Portbury) are
86½ hides. Thence the king has 19 pounds
less 6 pence for 63 hides and 1 virgate. And
his barons have in demesne 13 hides and 3
virgates less 1 ferling. Of these (hides) the
bishop of Coutances has 8 hides and 3 virgates in demesne, and William de Ou 5 hides
less 1 ferling. The king has no geld from 1
hide which Osbern holds of the bishop of
Coutances; nor from 2 hides which Ori
holds of the bishop of Coutances; nor from
1 hide and 1 virgate which Engeler holds of
Arnulf of Hesdinc; nor from 5 hides and 1
virgate and 1 ferling for which the collectors
(*fegadri*) acknowledge that they have received
the money. From this Hundred 57 shillings
and 4 pence and a halfpenny are still kept
back which are due to the king for his geld.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 63 | 1 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Bishop of Coutances | 8 | 3 | 0 | |||

William de Ou | 4 | 3 | 3 | |||

13 | 2 | 3 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Osbern | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Ori | 2 | 0 | 0 | |||

Engeler | 1 | 1 | 0 | |||

Not specified | 5 | 1 | 1 | |||

9 | 2 | 1 | ||||

86 | 2 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Bade (Bath) are 95
hides. Thence the king has 10 pounds and
18 shillings and 3 pence for his geld from 36
hides and 1½ virgates. The king and his
barons have in demesne 43 hides and half a
virgate. Of these (hides) the king has 1 in
demesne, and the abbot of Bath 29 hides,
and the abbess of St. Edward (Shaftesbury
Nunnery) 3 hides, and Arnulf of Hesdinc 4
hides and half a virgate, and the bishop of St.
Lo 3 hides, and William Hosat 1 hide and
1½ virgates, and Alvred of Wica 1 hide and
half a virgate, and Ralf of Bercelai half a hide.
The king has no geld from 1 hide and 1 virgate which Robert Greno holds; nor from 1
hide which the king's villeins hold in Estona;
nor from 1 virgate which Sawyn the steward
(*prepositus*) of Arnulf of Hesdinc holds; nor
from 13 hides which Hugolin the officer
(*legatus*) holds. Besides the 95 hides above
written the king had no geld from the burgh
of Bade (Bath) which used to pay geld for
20 hides in the time of King Edward. From
this Hundred and from the burgh of Bade
are still detained 10 pounds and 13 shillings
of the geld which the king ought to have;
he has not had his geld.

In the Hundred of Cetdre (Cheddar) are 7 hides and 3 virgates. Thence the king has 30 shillings for his geld from 5 hides. Of these (hides) Godwyn has 1 virgate in demesne. The king has no geld from 1 hide and 1 virgate which Roger Wytent holds of the bishop of St. Lo; nor from 1 hide and 1 virgate which Robert son of Herbert holds of Roger de Corcella. From this Hundred there are still due to the king 15 shillings for his geld.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 5 | 0 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: Godwyn | 0 | 1 | 0 | |||

Geld not received: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Roger Wytent | 1 | 1 | 0 | |||

Robert son of Herbert | 1 | 1 | 0 | |||

2 | 2 | 0 | ||||

7 | 3 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Cōdecoma (Cutcombe) and in the Hundred of Manehefve (Minehead) are 10 hides and 1 virgate. Thence the king has (32) shillings and 3 pence for his geld from 5 hides and 1½ virgates. William de Moione has in demesne 5 hides less half a virgate.

In the Hundred of Hareclive (Hartcliffe) are 80 hides and 1 virgate. Thence the king has of his geld 18 pounds and 6 shillings for 61 hides, and his barons have 16 hides and 3 virgates in demesne. Of these (hides) the bishop of St. Lo has 5 hides and 3 virgates in demesne, and the abbot of Glastingbery 11 hides. And for 1½ hides which Fulcherar holds of the bishop of St. Lo the king has no geld. And for half a hide which Nigel de Gornay holds the king has no geld. And for half a hide which Godwyn the Englishman holds the king has no geld. From this Hundred there are still due 15 shillings to the king for his geld.

In the Hundred of Betministre (Bedminster)
are 6½ hides. Thence the king has 24 shillings for his geld from 4 hides. And Osbert
Giffard has 1 hide in demesne. And Turstin
1 hide which he holds of the king exempt in
almoin. And for half a hide of which the
collectors (*fegadri*) had received the money
the king has no geld, and they have given
security for its payment (*vadiaverunt foris*) to
the king's barons. From this Hundred there
are due to the king of his geld 3 shillings,

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 4 | 0 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Osbert Giffard | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Turstin | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

2 | 0 | 0 | ||||

Geld not received | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

6 | 2 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Carentone (Carhampton) are 40 hides and 1 virgate and 3½ ferlings. Thence the king has 10 pounds and 11 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from 35 hides and 1 virgate, and his barons have in demesne 5 hides less 1 ferling. Of these (hides) Ralf de Limesy has 1½ hides. And Ralf de Pomeray half a hide. And William de Faleise 1 hide and 1½ virgates. And 2 nuns (2 virgates (fn. 144) ) and a half. And William the sheriff 3 virgates and a ferling. . . . . . . . Roger Corcelle half a virgate.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 35 | 1 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Ralf de Limesy | 1 | 2 | 0 | |||

Ralf de Pomeray | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

William de Faleise | 1 | 1 | 2 | |||

Two nuns | 0 | 2 | 2 | |||

William the sheriff | 0 | 3 | 1 | |||

Roger Corcelle | 0 | 0 | 2 | |||

4 | 3 | 3 | ||||

40 | 0 | 3 |

In the Hundred of Winest . . . (Winterstoke) . . . 120 hides . . . virgates. (fn. 145)
Thence the king has 13 (fn. 146) pounds and 3 shillings and 60 pence and one halfpenny for his
geld from 77 . . . (his) barons have in demesne 40 . . . bishop Walchelin has 10
hides in demesne. And bishop Giso 6 . . .
(abbot of Glastonbury) 4 hides and 3 virgates.
And count Eustace 3 hides and 1 ferling.
And Serlo de Burci 5 hides and 1½ virgates.
And Willaim de Faleise 7½ hides and 3 ferlings. And Walter de Dowai 3 hides and 1½
virgates. And for 4 hides which Ralf Tortemains holds of bishop Giso the king has no
geld. From a manor called Harp(tree) which
Robert son of Walter holds for 5 hides the
king has no geld. . . . hide which Osbern
holds of Gilbert son of Turold the king has
no geld. And for half a hide which Alward
holds of Anschetill parcar the king has no
geld. And for half a hide which Aselin
holds of the bishop of St. Lo the king has no
geld. And for 1 virgate and 3 ferlings which
William de Faleise holds the king has no geld.
For 1 ferling of the land of Serlo de Burci
the king has no geld. And for half a hide
and 3 ferlings the king has received no geld,
for which the collectors can give no account.
From this Hundred there are still due to the
king of his geld 70 shillings and 3 halfpennies
which the king ought to have had, and
security has been given to the king's satisfaction (*vadiati sunt isti* [the arrears] *in misericordia Regis*).

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 77 | 1 | 1 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Bishop Walchelin | 10 | 0 | 0 | |||

Bishop Giso | 6 | 0 | 0 | |||

Abbot of Glastonbury | 4 | 3 | 0 | |||

Count Eustace | 3 | 0 | 1 | |||

Serlo de Burci | 5 | 1 | 2 | |||

William de Faleise | 7 | 2 | 3 | |||

Walter de Dowai | 3 | 1 | 2 | |||

40 | 1 | 0 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Ralf Tortemains | 4 | 0 | 0 | |||

Robert son of Walter | 5 | 0 | 0 | |||

Osbern ? | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Alward | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Aselin | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

William de Faleise | 0 | 1 | 3 | |||

Serlo de Burci | 0 | 0 | 1 | |||

Account lost | 0 | 2 | 3 | |||

11 | 2 | 3 | ||||

129 | 1 | 0 (fn. 147) |

In the Hundred of Brunetone (Brompton
Ralph) are 5 hides. Thence the king has 24
shillings for his geld from 4 hides. From
half a hide for which the collectors received
the money the king had no geld. And from
half a hide which Ogisus holds unaware
(*ignorans*) that he ought to pay the geld the
king has no geld. From this Hundred there
are still due 6 shillings of the king's geld.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 4 | 0 | 0 | |||

Geld not received | h. | v. | f. | |||

Ogisus | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Collectors | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

1 | 0 | 0 | ||||

5 | 0 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Bimastane (Bempstone) are 43 hides and 3 ferlings. Thence the king has 9 pounds and 13 (fn. 148) shillings and 3 pence for his geld from 32 hides and 1½ virgates, and his barons have in demesne 10½ hides. Of these bishop Giso has 5 hides and 3 virgates in demesne, and Walter de Dowai 2 hides and 3 virgates, and Letaoldus 2 hides which he holds of the abbot of Glastingbery which never paid geld. And the king has no geld from 1½ virgates which Roger de Corcelle holds.' From this Hundred are still retained 18 pence which ought to be paid. Besides the 9 pounds 14 shillings and 3 pence written above, the men of Walter de Dowai have paid in this Hundred 27 (fn. 149) shillings and 6 pence from 6 hides and 1 virgate, and besides these Walter has in demesne 1½ hides. And the king has no geld from half a hide of this land which Rainewalo holds of Walter. The thegns of Walter say that the land which they hold belongs to the Hundred of Bimestane.

In the Hundred of Hunespille (Huntspil)
which Walter de Dowai holds is exactly (*tantum*) 1 hide. From this the king has 6 shillings for his geld; and with this Hundred 18
shillings have been received for 3 hides which
belonged to the Hundred of Locheslege.

In the Hundred of Cumētone (Chewton)
are 127½ hides. Thence the king has 21
pounds and 5 shillings and 3 pence for his
geld from 70 hides and 3½ virgates. Of
these (hides) the king and his barons have in
demesne 33 hides and half a virgate. Of
these (*inde*) the king has 18 hides in demesne,
and bishop Giso 6 hides, and the bishop of
St. Lo 4 hides and 3 virgates, and Aldret 1½
hides, and Serlo de Burci 3 hides less half a
virgate. And the king has no geld from 11
hides which his men hold at Cumetona; nor
from 4 hides and 3 virgates which Serlo holds
of the bishop of St. Lo; nor from 1 virgate
which Hugh Malus-transitus (fn. 150) holds; nor from
4 hides and 1 virgate which Walter of Mans
(*Cenomannensis*) holds of Gilbert son of
Turold; nor from 3 hides and 1 virgate (fn. 151) of the land of Manasseh. From this Hundred
there are still due 7 pounds and 12 pence of
the king's geld.

In the Hundred of Congresberie (Congresbury) are 19 hides. Thence the king has 13 shillings and 6 pence of his geld from 2 hides and 1 virgate. And the king and his barons have 5 hides and 1 virgate in demesne. Of these (hides) the king has 3½ hides in demesne, and Ordric 3 virgates, and Ordulf half a hide, and Alward half a hide. The king has no geld from 11 hides which the king's villeins of Congresbury hold, nor for half a hide which the villeins of the church of Congresbury hold. From this Hundred 69 shillings remain to be paid.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 2 | 1 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

King | 3 | 2 | 0 | |||

Ordric | 0 | 3 | 0 | |||

Ordulf | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Alward | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

5 | 1 | 0 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

King's villeins | 11 | 0 | 0 | |||

Church villeins | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

11 | 2 | 0 | ||||

19 | 0 | 0 |

From a part of the land of bishop Giso
which belongs to the Honour of his bishopric
218 hides are here (reckoned). Thence the
king has 40 pounds and 4 shillings for his
geld from 134 hides. Of these hides the
bishop has in demesne 48 hides. And the
king has no geld from 3 hides which Osmund
the bishop's nephew holds; nor from 2 hides
which Manases holds; nor from 1½ hides
which Alvered the man of Roger Arundell
holds; nor from 2 hides which John the
usher holds; nor from 1 hide which Teoderic
and Egebert hold; nor from 1 hide which
Richard of Sutuna holds; nor from 1 hide
which Worno and Macarius hold; nor from
4½ hides which the bishop's tenants hold uncultivated (*vacuas*); nor from 7 hides which
Isaac the provost (*prepositus*) of the canons of
St. Andrew hold; nor from 6 hides which the
canons of St. Andrew (hold); nor from 1½
hides which Benselin the archdeacon (holds);
nor from 5½ hides which 6 parochial priests
hold. And from 1 hide from which Ansger
and his fellows who collected the geld
acknowledge that they received the money the
king has no geld. (fn. 152) From the said 218 hides
10 pounds and 16 shillings are still kept back
which must be paid to the king's treasury.

In the Hundred of Tierleberge (Thurlbear) are 3 hides. From these (hides) the king had 18 shillings for his geld. The men of the count (of Mortain) did not pay this (money) except in the last geld.

In the Hundred of Givele (Yeovil) are
157½ hides. Thence the king has 30 pounds
and 7 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from
101 hides and 1 virgate. And the king's
barons have 31 hides in demesne. Of these
(hides) the Count of Mortain has 18½ hides,
and Roger de Corcelle 4 hides and 1 virgate,
and Brismar 5 hides, and Garmund 2 hides,
and Ansger Brito 1 hide and 1 virgate. The
king has no geld from 1 hide which Saward
the fowler (*accipitrarius*) holds; nor from
5 hides which the monks of Egresten (Grestain) hold; nor from 6 hides which Britel
holds and Drogo and Alvered and the count's
villeins at Montacute; nor from 3 hides and
1 virgate which Britel holds; nor from 3
virgates which Ansger holds; nor from 2
hides which . . . *erna* (Alvred *pincerna*);
nor from 2 hides at Achilei (Oakley);.
(one hide) which Roger de Corcelle holds;
nor from 1 hide . . .; nor from 1 virgate
which Drogo holds; nor from 1 virgate which
Roger *calvus* holds. In this Hundred Osbern
holds 2 hides and 3 virgates of the bishop of
St. Lo for which he paid geld in the Hundred
of Liet. From this Hundred 6 pounds and
15 shillings of the king's geld are still unpaid
(*restant*).

In the Hundred of Cruche (Crewkerne) are 39 hides. Thence the king has 6 pounds and 10 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from 21 hides and 3 virgates, and the king's barons have 14 hides in demesne. Of these (hides) the (church of) St. Stephen of Caen has 7 hides, which never paid geld, and William de Ou 5 hides, and Harding 2 hides. The king has no geld from 2 hides and 1 virgate, which the villeins of William de Ou hold; nor from 1 hide which the villeins of Hardin of Meriet hold. From this Hundred there are due to the king 19 shillings and 6 pence of his geld.

In the Hundred of Willetone (Williton) are
92½ hides. Thence the king has 16 pounds
and 11 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from
55 hides and 1 virgate. And the king and
his barons have in demesne 24 hides less 1
ferling. Of these (hides) the king has 1 hide
and 1 virgate in demesne, and the abbot of
Muceleneia (Muchelney) 1 hide, and Dodo of
Cori half a hide, and William the sheriff 12½
hides and 3 ferlings, and . . . . and Richer of
Stoches 2 hides which he holds in almoin of
the church, and Roger de Corcelle 4½ hides,
and Alvred de Ispania 2 hides. The king has
no geld from 6 hides and 1 virgate and 1 ferling
which the villeins of Netelcoma (Nettlecombe)
and of Winnesforda (Winsford) and of Dolvertona (Dulverton) hold; nor from 3 hides which
Ansger the cook (*cocus*) holds of Count Robert
(of Mortain); nor from 1 hide in Imela and
Oda and Waiestow; nor from 1 virgate which
Robert son of Rotscelin holds; nor from 1 virgate which Ranulph of Strangestona (Stringston) holds; nor from 1 virgate in Letfort;
nor from 1 virgate in Pirtochesworda, which
Dodeman holds and Richard; nor from 2 hides
which Mauger de Kartrai holds, but he has
paid in another Hundred. From this Hundred
are still due 3 pounds and 7 shillings and 10
pence and 1 halfpenny of the king's geld.

In Winesfort (Winsford) Hundred are 2 hides and 1 ferling. Of this the king has half a hide in demesne, and he has no geld from 1½ hides and 1 ferling. From this Hundred are due to the king 9 shillings and 4 pence and 1 halfpenny.

In the Hundred of Cantetone (Cannington)
are 45 hides and 1 virgate and 3 ferlings.
Thence the king has 9 pounds and 18 shillings
of his geld from 33 hides, and his barons have
10½ hides and 2 ferlings in demesne. Of this
demesne William the sheriff has 4 hides and
1 virgate and 2 ferlings, and William de Faleise
2 hides, and Roger de Corcelle 1 hide and 3
virgates and 1 ferling, . . . 1½ virgates, and
Anscetil *parcarius* 1 hide, and Levo 1 virgate,
and Osmer 1 virgate, and the church of
Cantelona (Cannington) half a hide, and a
nun 1 ferling. The king has no geld from
half a hide which Fulcer of Stochelande holds;
nor from half a hide which Robert of Spachestone (Spaxton) holds; nor from half a virgate
which William son of Robert holds; nor from
half a hide which Bristri holds; nor from half
a hide which Hugh de Ispania holds; nor from
1 ferling which Hugh de Tevera holds. From
this Hundred there is still due of the king's
geld 10 shillings and 10 pence and 1 halfpenny.

In the Hundred of Meleborne (Milborne Port) are 115 hides and 1 virgate. Thence the king has 18 pounds and 8 shillings and 4 pence and 1 halfpenny for his geld from 63 hides and 1 ferling, and his barons have 34½ hides and 3 ferlings in demesne. Of these William son of Guy has 8 hides and 1 virgate and 1 ferling, and Humphrey the chamberlain has 3 hides and 1 virgate and 3 ferlings, and the abbess of St. Edward (Shaftesbury) has 2½ hides, and the monks of St. Sever 3½ hides, and Robert son of Gerald 4 hides, and Ulward Wyta 7 hides and 1 virgate and 1 ferling, and the count of Mortain 2 hides and 3 virgates, and bishop Walcelin (of Winchester) 2 hides and 1½ virgates, and the church of Meleburne has 1 hide which never paid geld. The collectors have retained for themselves 3 shillings (due) from half a hide. The king has no geld from 10 hides which his villeins hold at Hasteriga (Henstridge); nor from 5 hides and 3 virgates which Sanson holds of the bishop of Bayeux; nor from half a hide which William de Lestra holds; nor from 1 virgate which Ralph de Contevilla holds. From this Hundred there are still due of the king's geld 100 shillings less 23 pence.

In the Hundred of Nortpedret (North
Petherton) are 38 hides and 3 virgates and
half a ferling. Thence the king has 9 pounds
and 10 shillings and 8 pence and 1 farthing
for his geld from 31 hides and 3 virgates and
half a ferling, and his barons have in demesne
5½ hides and half a virgate. Of these (hides)
Walter de Dowai holds 2 hides, and John the
usher 1½ virgates, and Ansger *focarius* 5 virgates, and Robert de Otburgivilla 1½ hides,
and the church of the same manor (North
Petherton) half a hide. The king has no geld
from half a hide and half a virgate which John
holds; nor from 1 virgate which Ansger holds
of Walter; nor from 1 virgate which Robert
son of William holds; nor from half a virgate
which the men of Robert de Otburgivilla
holds; nor from half a virgate which Walter
de Ispania holds. From this Hundred there
are still due to the king 8 shillings and 3 pence
of his geld.

In the Hundred of Cui (Chew) are 35 hides. Thence the king has 6 pounds less 18 pence for his geld from 19 hides and 3 virgates, and his barons have 5 hides in demesne. Of these (hides) Odo of Flanders has 3 hides and 3 virgates, and Serlo de Burci 1 virgate, and Alduin 1 hide. The king has no geld from 4 hides which Ulveva holds, nor from 6 hides and 1 virgate which the king's villeins at Stocha (Chewstoke) hold. From this Hundred there are still due to the king for his geld 61 shillings and 6 pence.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 19 | 3 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Odo of Flanders | 3 | 3 | 0 | |||

Serlo de Burci | 0 | 1 | 0 | |||

Alduin | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

5 | 0 | 0 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Ulveva | 4 | 0 | 0 | |||

Villeins of Stocha | 6 | 1 | 0 | |||

10 | 1 | 0 | ||||

35 | 0 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Andretesfelt (Andersfield) are 9 hides and 1 virgate. Thence the
king has 42 shillings for his geld from 7 hides,
and his barons have 2 hides and 1 virgate in
demesne. Of the same William the sheriff
has 1 hide and 1 virgate, (fn. 153) and Ansger *focarius*
half a hide.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 7 | 0 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

William the sheriff | 1 | 3 | 0 | |||

Ansger focarius | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

2 | 1 | 0 | ||||

9 | 1 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Sutperetone (South Petherton) are 66½ hides. Thence the king has 12 pounds and 9 shillings for his geld from 41½ hides, and the king and his barons have 11 hides in demesne. Of these (hides) the king has 2 hides, and the clerk (priest) of the vill of South Petherton has 1 hide, and Siward 4 hides and 3 virgates, and John the usher 1½ hides and 1 ferling, and Harding 1½ hides and 3 ferlings. The king has no geld from 6 hides which Leveva holds; nor from 1 hide which the villeins of the abbot of Adelingeia (Athelney) hold; nor from 2 hides which Turstan holds; nor from 1 hide which Stephen holds of William de Ou; nor from half a hide which William de Dalmereio holds; nor from 1 virgate which William de Monticut holds; nor from half a hide which Roger de Luxonio holds; nor from 1 hide and 1 virgate which Ralph Rufus holds; nor from half a hide which Odo de Fornelt holds; nor from 2 hides which Robert son of Gilbert holds of William de Moione. From this Hundred there are due to the king for his geld 4 pounds and 4 shillings.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 41 | 2 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

King | 2 | 0 | 0 | |||

Priest of South Petherton | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Siward | 4 | 3 | 0 | |||

John the usher | 1 | 2 | 1 | |||

Harding | 1 | 2 | 3 | |||

11 | 0 | 0 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Leveva | 6 | 0 | 0 | |||

Villeins of A. of Athelney | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Turstan | 2 | 0 | 0 | |||

Stephen | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Will. de Dalmereio | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Will. de Monticut | 0 | 1 | 0 | |||

Roger de Luxonio | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Ralph Rufus | 1 | 1 | 0 | |||

Odo de Fornelt | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Robert son of Gilbert | 2 | 0 | 0 | |||

15 (fn. 154) | 0 | 0 | ||||

67 | 2 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Abbdiche (Abdick) are 138 hides. (fn. 155) Thence the king has 18 pounds and 5 shillings and 1 halfpenny and 1 farthing for his geld from 60 hides and 3 virgates and 1½ ferlings, and his barons have 32 hides and 3 virgates and 3 ferlings in demesne. Of these (hides) the Count of Mortain has 7 hides, and the abbot of Adelingeres (Athelney) 4 hides, and the abbot of Muceleneia 13½ hides and half a virgate, and Roger de Corcelle half a hide, and Sauard 2½ hides and half a virgate, and Roger Arundel 5 hides and 1 virgate and 3 ferlings. The king has no geld from 10 hides which Osmund bishop Giso's nephew holds; nor from 3 hides which William de Lestra holds; nor from 3 hides which Malger (fn. 156) de Cartrai holds; nor from half a hide which the villeins of the Count of Mortain hold; nor from half a hide which Godewin de Cicemetona holds; nor from half a hide which the villeins of Roger Arundel hold; nor from 1½ hides and half a virgate which the priest and the villeins of Illeministre (Ilminster) hold.

Twenty hides belonging to this Hundred
pay geld in the Hundred of Bishop Giso; and
the abbot of Muchelney (*Micelinensis*) pays
geld on 3 hides and 3 virgates in another
Hundred. The king has had no geld from
1½ ferlings for which the collectors were unable to give us any account. From this Hundred there still remains to be paid 115 shillings and 2 pence and 1 halfpenny and 1
farthing of the king's geld.

In the Hundred of Bruiwetone (Bruton) are
232 hides. Thence the king has 50 pounds
and 2 shillings for his geld from 167 hides,
and his barons have in demesne 37½ hides and
half a virgate. Of these (hides) William the
sheriff has 6 hides and 3 virgates, and Drogo
half a virgate (fn. 157) and 3 ferlings, and Turstin son
of Rolf 4 hides, and Serlo de Burci 3 hides,
and Humphrey the chamberlain 1 hide, and
Edmund 2 hides and 1½ virgates, and Escelin
1 hide and 1½ virgates, and Walter of Badentona
7 hides and 3½ virgates, and Hugh de
Valtort 1 hide and 3 virgates, Hardinc 1 virgate and 3 ferlings, the countess of Boulogne
(*Bolonia*) 2 hides and 3 virgates, and Aluuric
5½ hides and half a virgate. Lambert of
Watileia is quit of (the payment for) 1 hide,
*tenementum fegadrorum*. (fn. 158) The king has no
geld from 1 hide which Rannewalo holds;
nor from 2 hides which Turstin son of Rolf
holds; nor from 4 hides which Ralph Hastent (holds); nor from 4 hides which Britel
holds; nor from 1 hide which William de
Radio holds; nor from 1 hide which Gonsel
. . . (Gozelin de Rivaria) holds; nor from
1½ virgates which Drogo de Monte-accuto
holds; nor from half a hide which . . .
etona; nor from 1 hide and 3 virgates and 1
ferling which Isaac holds; nor from 1 hide
. . . (1 virgate and) a half which Hugh de
Valtort holds; nor from half a virgate which
Erneis holds; nor from 1½ hides which William de Durvile holds; nor from 3 hides for
which Alger of Halton has not paid geld in
this Hundred; nor from 5 hides for which
Malger has not paid geld in this Hundred;
nor from 1 virgate and 3 ferlings for which
the collectors are not able to give any account.
From this Hundred there are due to the king
for his geld 8 pounds and 2 shillings and 9
pence.

In the Hundred of Lochesleie (fn. 159) are 47 hides.
Thence the king has 7 pounds and 16 shillings for his geld from 26 hides, and (the church
of) St. Peter of Rome and the abbot of Glastingesberia have in demesne 11 hides. Of those
(hides) St. Peter has 6 hides, and the abbot 5
hides. The king has no geld from 3 hides which
Alvred de Hispania holds of the abbot of
Glasting(bury); nor from 3 hides and 3 virgates which Roger Witenc holds of the
honour of the said abbot; nor from 1 virgate
which Anschetil *parcarius* holds. From this
Hundred there are due to the king 42 shillings.

In the Hundred of Ringoltdeswee (fn. 159) are 59 hides. Thence the king has 8 pounds and 8 shillings and 9 pence for his geld from 28 hides and half a virgate, and the abbot of Glastingesberia has in demesne 17 hides. The king has no geld from 7 hides and 1½ virgates which Roger de Corcelle holds of the abbot of Glasting(bery), nor from 2 hides which Humphrey the chamberlain holds; nor from 4½ hides which the villeins of the abbot hold. From this Hundred are due to the king 4 pounds and 3 shillings and 3 pence.

In the manor of Hame (High Ham) are
17 hides. Thence the king has 42 shillings
for his geld from 7 hides, and the abbot of
Glastingesberia has in demesne 5½ hides and
half a virgate. The king has no geld from 2
hides and half a virgate which Serlo de Burci
holds of the abbot of Glasting(bury); nor from
5 virgates which Robert de Otborvilla holds of
the said abbot; nor from 1 hide which the
villeins of the abbot hold. From this vill
(*villa*) are due to the king 26 shillings and 3
pence.

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 7 | 0 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Abbot of Glastonbury | 5 | 2 | 2 | |||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Serlo de Burci | 2 | 0 | 2 | |||

Robert de Otborvilla | 1 | 1 | 0 | |||

Abbot's villeins | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

4 | 1 | 2 | ||||

17 | 0 | 0 |

In the Hundred of Monachetone (West Monkton) are 15 hides. Thence the king has 55 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from 9 hides and 1 virgate. Godfrey the constable and Edret owe to the king 34 shillings and 6 pence for the geld from 5 hides and 3 virgates.

fol. 526.

In the Hundred of Bolestane (Bulstone) are
18 hides and half a virgate. Thence the king
has 4 pounds and 2 shillings and 6 pence for
his geld from 13 hides and 3 virgates, and his
barons have 2 hides and half a virgate in
demesne. Of these (hides) Girard has 1 hide
and Harding son of Alnod 1 hide and half a
virgate. The king has no geld from 1 hide
which Ansger Brito holds; nor from half a
hide which Britel de St. Clare holds; nor from
half a virgate which Ogissius holds; nor from
half a hide from which the collectors (*fegadri*)
have received payment which they claim by
prescription (*per consuetudinem*).

h. | v. | f. | ||||

Geld received for | 13 | 3 | 0 | |||

Free of geld: | h. | v. | f. | |||

Girard | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Harding son of Alnod | 1 | 0 | 2 | |||

2 | 0 | 2 | ||||

Geld not received: | ||||||

Ansger Brito | 1 | 0 | 0 | |||

Britel de St. Clare | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

Ogissius | 0 | 0 | 2 | |||

Kept back by custom | 0 | 2 | 0 | |||

2 | 0 | 2 | ||||

18 | 0 | 0 (fn. 160) |

In the manor of Torne (Thorne Falcon) are 7 hides. Thence the king has 30 shillings of his geld from 5 hides, and Robert has kept back the king's geld from 2 hides.

In the manor of Torleberge (Thurlbeare) are 6 hides. Thence the king has 18 shillings for his geld.

Malger de Carrai gives to the king for his geld 56 shillings and 3 pence from his land (which is) 9 hides and 1½ virgates.

In the Hundred of Frome are 300 hides
less 2. The king has 50 pounds and 18 shillings and 6 pence for his geld from 169 hides
and 3 virgates, and his barons have 115 hides
less half a virgate in demesne. Of these
(hides) the bishop of St. Lo has 13 hides and
half a virgate, and Hardin de Uiltona 9 hides,
and Roger Arundel 7 hides and 1½ virgates,
and the abbot of Montebor (Montebourg) 2½
hides, and the abbot of Glastingbery 20½
hides, and Osbern Giffard 5 hides and 1 virgate, and Baldwin the sheriff 14½ hides, and
Dū (Donno in Domesday) 9 hides, and
Alvered 4 hides and 3 virgates, and Edmund
2 hides and 3 virgates, and Bristward the
priest 5 hides, and Edward 10 hides and half
a virgate, and the abbot of Bath 6 hides, and
the king has 5 hides in demesne at Crenemere
(Cranmore). The king has no geld from half
a hide which Alvered the butler holds; nor
from 2½ hides which Humphrey the chamberlain holds; nor from 1 hide which Richard
holds; nor from half a hide which Herbert
holds; nor from 1 virgate which Vital holds;
nor from half a virgate which Pancevold holds;
nor from half a hide (held) in almoin at
Cenemerresduna (Kilmersdon); nor from 3
virgates which Robert son of Herbert holds;
nor the geld from 1½ hides which the collectors have retained by prescription (*per consuetudinem*). And the king has not had 34
shillings and 6 pence of his geld from 5 hides
and 3 virgates which the collectors (*fegadri*)
have received.

The king has 509 pounds of his geld from
Somerset (paid) in his treasury at Winchester;
and the men who brought it to Winchester
have had 40 shillings for their maintenance
(*conregio*); and they paid 9 shillings and 8
pence to waggoners (*saginarii*) employed (*conducendos*), and to a scribe, and for coverings
(*forellos*) bought, and wax. And the king
has not (been paid) 51 shillings and 3 pence
which the bearers of the geld have received,
but for which they cannot give any account.
They have given security that these monies
will be paid to the king's officers (*legati*).

This heading is misleading, as only the first two entries refer to him. In the margin of the Exchequer Domesday at this point is a *, with a similar mark on the next leaf at the heading 'Land of Humphrey and others.' In the Exeter Domesday the heading of XLV. is 'Lands of the King's serjeants in Somerset.'