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Place: [Great] Torrington

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  • Hundred: Fremington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 95 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).

[Great] Torrington appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Great Torrington.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £22.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £24.
  • Households: 45 villagers. 10 smallholders. 7 slaves. 25 other population.
  • Ploughland: 40 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 26 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.75 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 2 * 1 leagues. Woodland 300 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 12 cattle. 10 pigs. 146 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictric (son of Algar).
  • Lords in 1086: Odo son of Gamalin; Frenchmen, three.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Odo son of Gamalin.
  • Phillimore reference: 42,6

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