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Place: Dewdon

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  • Hundred: Kerswell
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Head of manor: Cockington.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 6 smallholders. 14 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 13 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 15 acres. Pasture 50 acres. Woodland 50 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 8 cattle. 159 sheep. 42 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Alric.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Falaise.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Falaise.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Cockington; Dewdon.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,10

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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