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Place: [Higher and Lower] Cheriton

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Known today as Cheriton / Higher Cheriton / Lower Cheriton.
  • Hundred: Silverton
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 4 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.8. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.8.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.81 lord's lands. Meadow 4 acres. Pasture 15 acres. Woodland 8 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 18 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Saemer.
  • Lord in 1086: Bretel (de Sancto Claro).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,63

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