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Place: Astwood

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  • Hundred: Ash
  • County: Worcestershire
  • Total population: 20.5 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 14 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7.3. Value to lord in 1086 £6.3.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 18 smallholders. 4 slaves. 1 female slave. 1 priest. 1 reeves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 25 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues in Forest. 2 salthouses.
  • Lord in 1066: Worcester (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Lords in 1086: Ralph; Worcester (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Worcester (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Astwood; Hanbury.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,79

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