The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: Woodbury

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Budleigh
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 58 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £24. Value to lord c. 1070 £18.
  • Households: 30 villagers. 22 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 35 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 20 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Meadow 30 acres. Pasture 300 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.37. 1 church. 1.28 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 15 cattle. 4 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Countess Gytha (of Wessex).
  • Lords in 1086: Mont-Saint-Michel, abbey of; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,33

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull
Built with open source: PostgreSQL, PostGIS, GeoDjango, and OpenStreetMap.