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Place: [Great and Little] Orcheton

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Known today as Orcheton / Great Orcheton / Little Orcheton.
  • Hundred: Alleriga
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Payments of 0.25 salt-houses.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 5 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 6 acres. 1 salthouse.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cattle. 22 sheep. 4 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Northmann.
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald (of Vautortes).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,65

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