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Place: Payhembury

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  • Hundred: Silverton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 8 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 14 acres. Pasture 40 acres. 1 mill, value 0.16.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 4 cattle. 4 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Lord in 1086: Rainer (the steward).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,95

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