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Place: Aldon

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  • Hundred: Culvestan
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 59 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5.3. Value to lord in 1086 £9.1.
  • Households: 36 villagers. 9 smallholders. 7 slaves. 4 female slaves. 1 priest. 2 Cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 15 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 11 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.25. 1 church. 0.5 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Siward (the fat).
  • Lords in 1086: Aldred (brother of Siward); Richard (of Stanton); Roger of Lacy; priest, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Lacy.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,6

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