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[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 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 2 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Osmer <of Leigh>.
  • Lord in 1086: Bernard (Napeless).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,127

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.