102 Servants Employed at Ramsey Abbey In the Time of William of Godmanchester 1267-1285

Servant Number

Eat in Hall

Money

  s  d

Money

decimal

Acres of

Land

Bread from

Bakery

Bread from

Villiens

Bakers

2

 

 

 

4 each

14 each

 
Assistant Bakers

2

     

2 each

1st 14

2nd 14

Bakehouse Workers

7

 

2s

10p

   

14 each

Bakehouse Servants

4

       

14 each

6 each

Blacksmith

1

     

4

14

 
Brewers

2

 

3/3d

16p

 

14 each

 
Master Brewers

2

     

4

14 each

 
Carpenter in the cellar

1

     

4

14

 
Carpenter in the Church

2

       

14 each

 
Carpenter in the Hall

1

   

2

   
Carpenter in the Kitchen

2

     

2 each

 

14 each

Cook in the Hall

1

     

4

14

 
Chaplain

1

         
Cowherds

2

     

2 each

 

14 each

Cowman

1

5s

25p

     
Master Cooks

2

     

4 each

14

 
Doorkeeper

1

   

8

   
Doorkeeper of the Cellar

1

     

2

 

7

Egg Merchant

1

 

4s

20p

 

14

 
Fishermen

7

     

4 each

   
Foreman in the Yard

1

     

3

 

14

Forrester

1

2

7

Gardeners

2

     

2 each

 

14

Infirmary under Servant

1

         

7

Keeper of the Church

1

     

6

Rights of a monk  
Kitchen Porter

1

         

7

Keeper of the Barns

1

         

14

Miller

1

     

3

14

 
Ostler

1

   

2

   
Mason

1

     

2

14

 
Park Keeper

1

     

2

 

7

Head Ploughman

1

     

2

 

14

Refectarer

1

     

2

14

 
Scullion

1

     

1

 

7

Server in the Refectory

1

         

7

Servants of the Church

2

     

4 each

14

 
Servants in the Guesthouse

7

         

7

Servants in the Infirmary

2

 

4s

20p

 

14 each

13 each

Servants

4

       

7 each

 

"

3

         

7

"

1

         

9

"

1

         

13

"

6

 

2s 8d

14p

   

14 each

Servants in the Laundry

3

      2x4 each 1x2  

14 each

"

7

         

20 each

Stewards

2

 

10s

50p

     
Master Talors

2

           
Master of the Vineyard

1

 

5s

25p

 

14

 
Winnower (Grain)

1

     

4

14

 
               
               
               

(ref 25)