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Place: Ford

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  • Hundred: Axminster
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 5 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Pasture 50 acres. Woodland 15 acres. 1 mill, value 0.12.
  • Livestock in 1086: 12 cattle. 12 pigs. 30 sheep. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelfeva.
  • Lord in 1086: Ranulf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,166

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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