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Place: Ashford

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  • Hundred: Braunton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.1 geld units (quite small).

Ashford appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Pasture 15 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cattle. 2 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictmer of Rillaton.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Beaumont.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,85

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