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Methleigh

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  • Hundred: Winnianton
  • County: Cornwall
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 exemption units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 exemption units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 4 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 15 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 60 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cows. 20 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Exeter (St Peter), bishop of.
  • Lord in 1086: Exeter (St Peter), bishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Exeter (St Peter), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,2

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