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Place: Cheldon

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  • Hundred: Witheridge
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.7 geld units (very small).

Cheldon 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 £2.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 3.5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 10 acres. Woodland 7 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 6 pigs. 42 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Brictmer; Matilda.
  • Lord in 1086: Ansger (the Breton).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ansger (the Breton).
  • Phillimore reference: 40,4

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