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Place: Swepstone

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  • Hundred: Goscote
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.1.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 3 smallholders. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (tre). 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres.
  • Lords in 1066: Esbiorn <of Oadby>; Leofric <of Twyford>.
  • Lord in 1086: Nigel (of Aubigny).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,23

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