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Place: Helescane

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Known today as Helescane.
  • Hundred: Merton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.3 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 6 acres. Woodland 5 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Edric.
  • Lord in 1086: William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,42

Unknown location
  • Lost, can only be located approximately.
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