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Place: Alwington

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  • Hundred: Merton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 40 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 15 smallholders. 10 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 60 acres. Woodland 30 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 21 cattle. 10 pigs. 120 sheep. 12 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Ordwulf of Tehidy.
  • Lord in 1086: Hamelin of Cornwall.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,8

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