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Place: Mercaston

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  • Hundred: Litchurch
  • County: Derbyshire
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 14 acres. Woodland 0.5 league * 4 furlongs mixed measures.
  • Lord in 1066: Gamal <of Shottle>.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert; Roger (of Livet).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,96

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