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Place: Broadhempston

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  • Hundred: Kerswell
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 9 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 4 acres. Pasture 10 acres. Woodland 12 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 9 cattle. 9 pigs. 68 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Ordwulf <of Tehidy>.
  • Lord in 1086: Hamelin (of Cornwall).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,43

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