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Place: Ashcombe

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  • Hundred: Exminster
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £9.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 4 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 5 acres. Pasture 150 acres. Woodland 4 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 42 cattle. 24 pigs. 150 sheep. 40 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Aelfric Pig; thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Pomeroy.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Pomeroy.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,10

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