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[East, Higher and Lower] Densham

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Known today as Densham / East Densham / Higher Densham / Lower Densham.
  • Hundred: Witheridge
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.4 geld units (very small).

[East, Higher and Lower] Densham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: Englishman, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Falaise.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,9

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.