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Place: [East and West] Anstey

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Known today as Anstey / East Anstey / West Anstey.
  • Hundred: South Molton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 52 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.4 geld units (quite small).

[East and West] Anstey appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 5 smallholders. 7 slaves. 1 other population.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 6 acres. Pasture 1 * 1 leagues. Woodland 120 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 25 cattle. 60 sheep. 30 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Ansger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,78

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