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Place: Brendon

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  • Hundred: Shirwell
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 9.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units (very small).
  • Head of manor: Brendon.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units. Payments of 0.15 exactions, tribute.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 6 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Pasture 2 leagues. Woodland 30 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 25 cattle. 8 pigs. 100 sheep. 30 goats. 104 .
  • Lords in 1066: Alward {son of Toki}; Edwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Pomeroy.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Pomeroy.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Brendon; Lank Combe.
  • Phillimore reference: 34,14

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