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Place: Pyrton

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  • Hundred: Pyrton
  • County: Berkshire / Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 40 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 40 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £16. Value to lord in 1086 £30. Value to lord c. 1070 £25.
  • Households: 42 villagers. 2 smallholders. 8 slaves. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 26 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 20 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 200 acres. Pasture 2 * 1 furlongs. Woodland 18 furlongs * 0.5 league None. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: William (son of Nigel).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Hugh (of Chester).
  • Phillimore reference: 15,2

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