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Place: Countisbury

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  • Hundred: Shirwell
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 6 smallholders. 15 slaves. 1 other population.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 1 league * 1 furlong mixed measures. Woodland 50 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 32 cattle. 24 pigs. 287 sheep. 35 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelmer.
  • Lord in 1086: William the goat.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William the goat.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,15

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