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Place: Billesley

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  • Hundred: Fernecumbe
  • County: Warwickshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Payments of 0.33 urban.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 9 smallholders. 8 slaves. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Baldwin (son of Herlewin).
  • Lord in 1086: Osbern (of Neuf-MarchÈ).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh of Grandmesnil.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,14

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