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[Cruwys] Morchard

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  • Hundred: Witheridge
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 41 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.3 geld units (quite small).

[Cruwys] Morchard appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Cruwys Morchard.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.7. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.18 lord's lands. Meadow 6 acres. Pasture 100 acres. Woodland 10 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 13 cattle. 13 pigs. 40 sheep. 36 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo {son of Mauger}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,73

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