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Place: Highampton

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  • Hundred: Black Torrington
  • County: Devon
  • Total population: 32 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.8 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 19 villagers. 3 smallholders. 9 slaves. 1 other population.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Meadow 60 acres. Pasture 4 furlongs. Woodland 0.5 * 0.5 leagues.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 17 cattle. 50 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictmer of Rillaton.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Meulles.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Baldwin the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,19

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.