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Place: Wolston

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  • Hundred: Stoneleigh
  • County: Warwickshire
  • Total population: 45 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.3 geld units (quite large).

Wolston appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 19 smallholders. 6 slaves. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. 1 mill, value 0.31.
  • Lord in 1066: Almund (father of Alward).
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald (the sheriff).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 12,4

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