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Place: Aston

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  • Hundred: Broadwater
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £18. Value to lord c. 1070 £14.
  • Households: 11 villagers. 5 smallholders. 4 slaves. 1 priest. 6 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 15 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 1 lord's plough teams possible.
  • 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Meadow 2 ploughs. Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: men, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,8

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