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Place: Whitleigh

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  • Hundred: Roborough
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 7.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).

Whitleigh appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Widey.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.8.
  • Households: 1 villager. 3 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Pasture 70 acres. Woodland 0.5 leagues * 4 furlongs & 9 acres mixed measures.
  • Livestock in 1086: 7 cattle. 2 pigs. 40 sheep. 18 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Wado <of Ashbrittle>.
  • Lord in 1086: Oswulf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Aumale.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Whitleigh; Widey.
  • Phillimore reference: 28,16

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