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Place: Walson

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  • Hundred: North Tawton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.3 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.8.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 1 smallholder. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 4 acres. Pasture 12 acres. Woodland 12 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 6 cattle. 34 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Wado <of Broadnymett>.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph {of Pomeroy}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,52

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