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

Place: Thorncombe

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Axminster
  • County: Dorset / Devon
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 8 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Meadow 18 acres. Pasture 30 acres. Woodland 15 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 66 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,165

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.