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Place: Shepshed

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  • Hundred: Goscote
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 76 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 49 converted carucates units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 49 converted carucates units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 36 villagers. 16 smallholders. 2 slaves. 20 freemen. 2 men-at-arms.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 36 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 50 acres. Woodland 1 league * 4 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Asgot <of Ratcliffe>.
  • Lord in 1086: Godwin <of Shepshed>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,10

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