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Place: [East and West] Lyn

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Known today as Lyn / East Lyn / West Lyn.
  • Hundred: Shirwell
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).
  • Head of manor: East and West Lyn.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 5 smallholders. 5 slaves. 2 other population.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.37 lord's lands. Pasture 2 * 0.5 leagues. Woodland 0.5 league * 2 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 34 cattle. 7 pigs. 50 sheep. 12 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: William the goat.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William the goat.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,17

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