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Place: [Higher and Lower] Aylescott

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Known today as Aylescott / Higher Aylescott / Lower Aylescott.
  • Hundred: Braunton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.12 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Pasture 100 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 8 cattle. 2 pigs. 88 sheep. 10 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: brothers, two.
  • Lord in 1086: Drogo {son of Mauger}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,40

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