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Place: Bere [Ferrers]

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  • Hundred: Roborough
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Payments of 0.5 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 5 smallholders. 5 slaves. 3 other population.
  • Ploughland: 15 ploughlands (land for). 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.0 lord's lands. Pasture 5 * 1 furlongs. Woodland 1.5 leagues * 1 furlong mixed measures. 7 salthouses.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 5 cattle. 3 pigs. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Ordwulf <of Tehidy>.
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald (of Vautortes).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,46

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