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Place: Knowstone

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  • Hundred: South Molton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.1 geld units (quite small).

Knowstone appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 smallholder. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Pasture 60 acres. Woodland 5 * 1 furlongs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 15 pigs. 80 sheep. 27 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Rolf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,10

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