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Chagford

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  • Hundred: Wonford
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.33 lord's lands. Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 4 acres. Woodland 6 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 pigs. 30 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Merleswein (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,5

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