The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: Bolham [Water]

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Hemyock
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 6 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 24 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. Woodland 0.5 league * 1 furlong mixed measures.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 50 sheep. 10 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer.
  • Lord in 1086: Odelin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,121

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull
Built with open source: PostgreSQL, PostGIS, GeoDjango, and OpenStreetMap.