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Place: Kingskerswell

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  • Hundred: Kerswell
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 52 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £14. Value to lord c. 1070 £14.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 33 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 17 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.37 lord's lands. Meadow 9 acres. Woodland 20 acres. 1 church. 0.12 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 120 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: King William; church, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,12

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