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Place: [Sheriffs] Lench

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  • Hundred: Ash
  • County: Worcestershire
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Payments of 0.1 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 2 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Lords in 1066: Aelfeva; thanes, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Evesham (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Urso (of Abetot).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 11,2

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