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Place: Kerswell

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  • Hundred: Silverton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 10 acres. Pasture 100 acres. Woodland 30 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Livestock in 1086: 5 cattle. 28 sheep. 15 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Merleswein (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Gunter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,2

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