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Place: Exminster

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  • Hundred: Exminster
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 43 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

Exminster appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Payments of 1.0 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £8.4. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 7 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 20.5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.18 lord's lands. Meadow 18 acres. Pasture 3.5 * 3.5 leagues. Woodland 12 * 6 furlongs & 1 * 1 league mixed measures. 1 fishery.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 120 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: King Edward; priest, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: Eccha the reeve.
  • Lords in 1086: Battle St Martin, abbey of; King William; William of Eu.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,4

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