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Place: [Higher, Lower and Middle] Rocombe

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Known today as Rocombe / Higher Rocombe / Lower Rocombe / Middle Rocombe.
  • Hundred: Wonford
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

[Higher, Lower and Middle] Rocombe appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.5.
  • Households: 3 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.5 lord's lands. Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 15 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 10 cattle. 80 sheep. 14 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Ordric.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Nicholas the bowman.
  • Phillimore reference: 48,4

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