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Pelynt

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  • Hundred: Fawton
  • County: Cornwall
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 exemption units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 exemption units. Taxed on 0.25.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 12 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 30 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cattle. 14 pigs. 57 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Oswulf.
  • Lord in 1086: Algar <of Trenance>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,15,3

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