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Place: Dowland

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  • Hundred: North Tawton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 7 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 4 furlongs. Woodland 2 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 23 cattle. 15 pigs. 106 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward {Mart}.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter of Claville.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Claville.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,23

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