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Place: Sourton

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  • Hundred: Lifton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 30 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £11.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 7 slaves. 2 other population. 7 Cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 60 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. Woodland 12 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 18 cattle. 9 pigs. 100 sheep. 50 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Engelbald's wife.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,86

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