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Place: [East and West] Leigh

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Known today as Leigh / East Leigh / West Leigh.
  • Hundred: Alleriga
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 37 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.3 geld units (quite small).

[East and West] Leigh appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 2 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 3 acres. Pasture 12 acres. Woodland 12 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 40 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Iudhael of Totnes.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Iudhael of Totnes.
  • Phillimore reference: 17,60

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