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Place: Braunton

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  • Hundred: Braunton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 100 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units (quite small).

Braunton appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Braunton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £18. Value to lord c. 1070 £16.
  • Households: 40 villagers. 30 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 40 ploughlands (land for [x]). 1 lord's plough teams. 30 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 80 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 100 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff; Robert of Pont-Chardon; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,5

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