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Place: Down [St Mary]

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  • Hundred: North Tawton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.4 geld units (quite small).

Down [St Mary] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 9 smallholders. 7 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 12 acres. Woodland 7 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 6 cattle. 4 pigs. 66 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Buckfast St Mary, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Buckfast St Mary, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Buckfast St Mary, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,4

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