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Place: Ashwater

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  • Hundred: Black Torrington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 58 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £7.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.5.
  • Households: 40 villagers. 12 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 17 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 100 acres. Pasture 200 acres. Woodland 15 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 42 cattle. 3 pigs. 161 sheep. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,4

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