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Place: [Black] Torrington

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  • Hundred: Black Torrington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 67 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.8 geld units. Payments of 0.12 customary.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £18. Value to lord c. 1070 £18.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 22 smallholders. 15 slaves. 10 other population.
  • Ploughland: 31 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 25 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 1 * 1 leagues. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues.
  • Livestock in 1086: 78 cattle. 30 pigs. 200 sheep. 50 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,37

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