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Place: Larkbeare

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  • Hundred: Cliston
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 23.5 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.4 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Larkbeare.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 8 smallholders. 10 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.25 lord's lands. Meadow 58 acres. Pasture 113 acres. Woodland 62 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 18 cattle. 6 pigs. 55 sheep. 24 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Almer.
  • Lords in 1086: Alfred the Breton; (Emma) wife of Baldwin (the sheriff).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Larkbeare; Whimple.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,94

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