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Place: Ash

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  • Hundred: Wonford
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 49.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.8 geld units (quite small).
  • Head of manor: South Tawton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £49.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £48.
  • Households: 56 villagers. 30 smallholders. 13 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 53 ploughlands (land for). 8 lord's plough teams. 39 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 70 acres. Pasture 8 acres & 4 * 4 leagues mixed measures. Woodland 2 * 2 leagues.
  • Livestock in 1086: 100 cattle. 400 sheep. 70 goats.
  • Lords in 1066: Countess Gytha (of Wessex); Wulfric.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Ash; [South] Tawton.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,29

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