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Place: Exbourne

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  • Hundred: Black Torrington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 5 smallholders. 13 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 3 * 2 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 18 cattle. 3 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger (of Meulles).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,18

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