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Hockworthy

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  • Hundred: Bampton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.4 geld units (quite small).

Hockworthy appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.7 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.6. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 2 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.53 lord's lands. Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 30 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Kolbrand <of Culm>.
  • Lord in 1086: Rogo (son of Nigel).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,77

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.