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Place: Rockbeare

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  • Hundred: Budleigh
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

Rockbeare appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.8.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.12 lord's lands. Meadow 55 acres. Pasture 50 acres. Woodland 50 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cattle. 16 pigs. 50 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfmer.
  • Lord in 1086: Gotshelm (brother of Walter of Claville).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,138

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