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Place: Orton [-on-the-Hill]

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 13 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (tre). 4 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,9

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