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Place: Dean [Prior]

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  • Hundred: Diptford
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. Payments of 0.5 exactions, tribute.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 15 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 1 leagues. Woodland 6 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 16 cattle. 13 pigs. 70 sheep. 50 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Alwin; Englishman, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Lords in 1086: Englishman, one; men-at-arms, four.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Falaise.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,13

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