The first free online copy of Domesday Book

Virworthy

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Black Torrington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.4 geld units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 20 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 40 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Godric.
  • Lord in 1086: William the goat.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William the goat.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,2

» Show 1 more entry


AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.