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Place: Alverdiscott

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  • Hundred: Fremington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 7 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 5 acres. Pasture 20 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 4 pigs. 50 sheep. 12 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Ordwulf of Tehidy; thane, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Ordwulf of Tehidy.
  • Lord in 1086: Erchenbald the Fleming.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,39

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