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Whimple

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  • Hundred: Cliston
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 18.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.8.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.75 lord's lands. Meadow 19 acres. Pasture 40 acres. Woodland 9 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 18 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Uhtred.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph (of Pomeroy).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William the goat.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,20

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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.