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    The Domesday Book, 1086

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    A

    Alvacott
    Alvevacote / a: Berner from Count of Mortain.
    Farm.

    Alverton
    Alwareton:
    Lost.

    Amble
    Amal: Thurstan from Count of Mortain.
    Now Chapel Amble; slate cottages; stone bridge.

    Antony
    Antone / a: Ermenhald from Tavistock Church.
    Antony House, designed by James Gibbs in 1721.

    Appledore
    Pedeleforda: Reginald from Count of Mortain. Farm.

    Arrallas
    Arganlis: Thurstan from Count of Mortain.

    Ashton
    Aissetone / a: Reginald from Count of Mortain.

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    Balsdon
    Bellesdone / a: Iovin from Count of Mortain.
    Now 2 moorland hamlets, East and West Balsdon.

    Barnacott
    Betnecote: Hamelin from Count of Mortain.

    Bicton
    Bichetone / a: Reginald from Count of Mortain.
    Manor house; Bicton Wood.

    Binnerton
    Bennartone / a: King's land.
    Manor house.

    Blisland
    Glustone / a: King's land, formerly Earl Harold.
    Manor house with a Norman archway and windows.

    Boconnoc
    Bochenod / Botchonod: Osferth, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    The original boundary ditch of a medieval deer park. William Pitt the Elder grew up in Boconnoc House.

    Bodardle
    Botharder:
    Lost.

    Bodbrane
    Bodbran: Erchenbald from Count of Mortain.

    Boden
    Boten: King's land.
    Higher Boden, a farm.

    Bodigga
    Botchatwo / uwe: Canons of St. Stephen's of Launceston from Count of Mortain.
    National Trust area of Bodigga Cliff; nearby is Murrayton Monkey Sanctuary, breeding place for Amazon monkeys.

    Bodiggo
    Bodenwitghi: Richard from Count of Mortain.
    Near Luxulyan, famous for granite quarries.

    Bodmin
    Bodmine: St Petroc's Church. 1 hide which never paid tax. Land for 4 ploughs. 5 villagers with 2 ploughs, 6 smallholders. Pasture; underwood. Church has 68 houses and a market. Value 25s.

    Bodrugan
    Bodeworgoin / wrgoin: Richard from Count of Mortain. 20 goats.
    Now Bodrugan Barton.

    Boduel
    Botiual: Awta, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain. 15 goats.
    Cornish Cross.

    Bojorrow
    Bodeworwei / ruei / owrueu:
    Lost.

    Bonyalva
    Pennadelwan: Canons of St. Stephen's of Launceston from Count of Mortain.
    In Lydcott Wood.

    Bosent
    Buchant / Bocent: Richard from Count of Mortain.

    Bossiney
    Botcinii / cinnu: Count of Mortain from St. Petroc's Church.
    Near Tintagel, the legendary stronghold of King Arthur; a castle mound survives. It returned Sir Francis Drake to Parliament.

    Bosvisack
    Beveshoc:
    Lost.

    Botelet
    Botiled: Odo from Count of Mortain.

    Bowithick
    Bowidoc: Osferth, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    On Bodmin Moor.

    Boyton
    Boieton / atona / etonai: Count of Mortain from Tavistock Church; Hamelin from Count of Mortain.

    Braddock
    Brodehoc: Reginald from Count of Mortain.
    Only a beautiful, isolated church.

    Brannel
    Bernel: Count of Mortain. 20 unbroken mares.

    Brea
    Bret: Erchenbald. hide there. Land for 3 ploughs; 1 there. 3 slaves, 1 villager, 5 smallholders. Pasture. Was 20s; now 12s 6d. 4 cattle; 4 pigs; 25 sheep.

    Bucklawren
    Botconoan / chonoam: Canons of St. Stephen's of Launceston from Count of Mortain.

    Burniere
    Bernerh / Berner: Richard FitzThorold from Bishop of Exeter.

    Burthy
    Brethei: Richard from Count of Mortain. 2 farms.

    Buttsbear
    Brecelesbeorge / Bretelesbeorge: Alfred from Count of Mortain.
    Now Buttsbear Cross.

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    Cabilla
    Cabulian: Aelmer, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    Cabilla moorland.

    Callestick
    Calestoc(h): Count of Mortain from St. Petroc's Church.
    Farm near Chyverton; Georgian house with park.

    Callington
    Calwetone / a: King's land, formerly Earl Harold. 180 sheep.
    Quiet market town with Dunpath Well in a 15th century chapel.

    Calstock
    Calestoch / Kalestoc: Reginald from Count of Mortain.
    Small town. Cotehele House is a fine Tudor mansion with 16th century furnishings.

    Cann Orchard
    Orcet: Alfred from Count of Mortain. 20 goats.

    Caradon
    Carneton / e: King's land, formerly Earl Harold; Thurstan from Count of Mortain. 180 sheep.
    Town near Caradon Hill where copper was mined.

    Cargoll
    Cargau: Count of Mortain from St. Petroc's Church.

    Carsella
    Karsalan: Doda, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    Farm near the china claypit area of St. Austell, centre of Cornwall's most important industry.

    Cartuther
    Croftededor: Richard from Count of Mortain.
    Now Cartuther Barton.

    Carvean
    Carbihan: Andrew from Count of Mortain.

    Carworgie
    Carewrge / reu(u)rga: Aiulf from the King, formerly Queen Matilda.

    Climsom
    Clismestone / a: King's land, formerly Earl Harold. 187 sheep.

    Clinnick
    Clunewic / Gluinwit:
    Lost.

    Colquite
    Chilcoit: Richard from Count of Mortain.
    Also Colquite Wood.

    Connerton
    Conarditone / a:
    Lost.

    Constantine
    Sanctus Constantinus: St. Constantine's from Count of Mortain.
    Slate and granite; 15th century church with a fine 16th century palimpsest brass.

    Cosawes
    Cudawoid / t:
    Lost.

    Coswarth
    Cudiford / Gudiford: King's land, formerly St. Petroc's Church.

    Crackington
    Crachenwe: Berner from Count of Mortain.
    Now Crackington Haven; Crackington Cove. Near the highest cliff in Cornwall, described by Thomas Hardy in A Pair of Blue Eyes.

    Crantock
    Langoroch / orroc: Canons of St. Carantoc from Count of Mortain.

    Crawle
    Cariahoil:
    Lost.

    Curry
    Chori: Iovin from Count of Mortain.
    Now 2 hamlets, East and West Curry; Curry Lane.

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    Dannonchapel
    Duuenant: Blohin from Count of Mortain.

    Dawna
    Douenot: Hamelin from Count of Mortain.

    Delabole
    Deliau / iou: Roger from Count of Mortain.
    Delabole slate quarries; the largest is up to 500ft ddep and 1 miles in circumference.

    Delamere
    Deliau: Blohin from Count of Mortain.
    Near Delabole slate quarries.

    Dizzard
    Disart / Lisart: Iovin and Alnoth from Count of Mortain.
    Near 500ft high Dizzard Point.

    Domellick
    Dimelihoc: Gunnar from Count of Mortain.

    Downinney
    Donecheniv / Domnechenif: Richard from Count of Mortain.
    Near Warbstow Bury; impressive Iron Age hill-fort nearby, with a double rampart.

    Draynes
    Drainos: Alric and Wulfsi, the pre-Conquest holders, from Count of Mortain.
    Remote; granite cottages and a farm.

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    Ellbridge
    Telbrig / bricg: Reginald from Count of Mortain.

    Ellenglaze
    Elhil / Elil: St. Petroc's Church.
    On the edge of Penhale Sands.

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    Fawton
    Fawintone: Count of Mortain. 287 sheep, 33 unbroken mares.

    Froxton
    Forchetestane / a: Thurstan from Iudhael of Totnes.
    Camping and caravan sites nearby.

    Fursnewth
    Fosnewit: Maccus, the pre-Conquest holder, from St. Petroc's Church.

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    Galowras
    Gloeret: Nigel from Count of Mortain.

    Garah
    Garuerot:
    Lost.

    Gear
    Caer: Reginald from Count of Mortain.
    The Domesday name survives in the settlement of Caer Vallack and in the hamlet of Caervallack.

    Genver
    Tregebri:
    Lost.

    Glynn
    Glin: Osferth, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    Glynn Mill on the River Fowey.

    Goodern
    Woderon: Richard from Count of Mortain.
    Manor farm near Wheal Jane, a recently opened tin mine.

    Gothers
    Widewot: Sheerwold, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    Near Restormel china clay pits.

    Goviley
    Ghivaile: Richard from Count of Mortain. 232 sheep.
    Now 2 hamlets, Goviley Major and Goviley Dean.

    Gurlyn
    Worselin: Thurstan from Count of Mortain.

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    Halliggye
    Heligin / ighi: King's land, part of Winnianton Manor; Thurstan.
    Halliggye Fougou, an underground chamber with a long main passage similar to those found near Iron Age settlements.

    Halton
    Haltone / a: Reginald from Count of Mortain, formerly Earl Harold.
    Now Halton Barton; Halton Quay.

    Halvana
    Ermernheu / Hirmeneu: Leofnoth, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.
    Halvana Plantation.

    Halwyn
    Elhil:
    Lost.

    Hamatethy
    Hamotedi: Richard from Count of Mortain.

    Hammett
    Hamet: Roger from Count of Mortain.
    Near Hammett Down.

    Hele
    Hela: Cola, the pre-Conquest holder, from Count of Mortain.

    Helland (in Probus)
    Henland / t: Sibert from Count of Mortain.
    Now Helland Barton.

    Helston
    Henlistone / a: King's land, formerly Earl Harold. 14 unbroken mares, 200 sheep, 40 ale-men who probably paid their dues in beer.
    Market town, celebrated for its annual Furry (Floral) dance.

    Helstone
    Henliston / a: Count of Mortain. 18 unbroken mares.

    Hennett
    Hesland: Count of Mortain.
    On the River Valency.

    Hilton
    Hiltone / a: Alfred from Count of Mortain.
    Overlooks Widemouth Bay.

    Hornacott
    Norniecote / a: Berner from Count of Mortain.
    Now Lower Hornacott, near the River Tamar.

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    I

    Idless
    Edelet: Algar from Count of Mortain.

    Illand

    Near the River Inny.

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    Kelynack
    Chelenoc / h: Richard from Count of Mortain.
    Near Land's End aerodrome.

    Kilkhampton
    Chilchetone / a: King's land, formerly Earl Harold. 600 sheep, 50 cattle, 40 goats.
    Large; 15th century church with Norman doorway. 17th century Stowe Barton nearby was once the home of the Grenville family.

    Killigorrick
    Chilorgoret: Reginald from Count of Mortain.

    Kilmarth
    Chenmerch / Chienmerc:
    Lost.

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