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Place: Newton [St Cyres]

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  • Hundred: Crediton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 238.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 geld units (very large).

Newton [St Cyres] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Newton St Cyres.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 18 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £78. Value to lord c. 1070 £21.
  • Households: 264 villagers. 73 smallholders. 40 slaves. 30 other population.
  • Ploughland: 185 ploughlands (land for). 13 lord's plough teams. 172 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 6.0 lord's lands. Meadow 80 acres. Pasture 200 acres. Woodland 5 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.12.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 64 cattle. 57 pigs. 400 sheep. 125 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Exeter (St Peter), bishop of.
  • Lords in 1086: Dunn; Exeter (St Peter), bishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Exeter (St Peter), bishop of.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Crediton; Newton [St Cyres].
  • Phillimore reference: 2,2

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